Technology Management Concentration

Do you have a background in technology? Looking to market your own innovations in technology? With an MPS in Applied Economics and Management concentrating in Technology Management, you will develop the business skills that are required to manage your business ventures in technology.

About the Concentration

With its unique position as a part of both Cornell’s SC Johnson College of Business and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management is particularly suited to help train innovators in biotechnology, bioenergy, and agricultural technology, and to develop market innovators to create successful business ventures.

Concentration Requirements

Prerequisites

  • At least one semester of calculus
  • One course in management or marketing*
  • One course in accounting or finance*
  • One course in microeconomics*

* If students do not have these, they may be able to take them during their first semester, based on discussion with their faculty adviser.

Core Coursework (7.5 credits):

  • AEM 3220 – Digital Business Strategy (fall, 3 credits)
  • AEM 6371 – Cases in Innovation (spring, 1.5 credits)
  • AEM 4615 – Digital Platform Strategy (spring, 3 credits)

Elective Coursework (3-6 credits):

  • AEM 3249 – Entrepreneurial Marketing and Strategy
  • AEM 5110 – Design and Innovation
  • AEM 4080 – Innovation and New Product Management
  • AEM 3251 – The Business Laboratory
  • AEM 5550 – Advertising Strategy
  • AEM 4190 – Strategic Thinking
  • AEM 4421 – Research and Strategy in Emerging Markets

Additional Alternatives

  • CEE 5900 – Project Management
  • HADM 4211 – Entrepreneurial Finance (3 credits)
  • ILRHR 4603 – Work Groups and Teams (fall, spring)
  • ILRHR 6611 – Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Organizations (spring)
  • ILRHR 4672 – Leadership Development in Organizations (fall)
  • NBA 5930 – International Entrepreneurship

Semester in Strategic Operations

  • NCC 5080 – Managing Operations
  • NCC 5010 – Data Analytics
  • NBA 6500 – Operations Practicum