Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: 2017-2018 Catalog Program: Technology Management [8007] ‡ Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Technology Management [8007] ‡

Bachelor of Applied Science

(120 Credit Hours)

Program Director

Dr. Mara Casado, Co-Director
941-752-5482 Bradenton
941-408-1300, ext. 65482 Venice

Dr. Amy Santos, Co-Director
941-752-5511 Bradenton
941-408-1300, ext. 65511 Venice

Program Description and Goal

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Management Program is designed to help the student develop the skills needed to enhance business competitiveness by leveraging information technology, assessing the impact of technology advances on business, and interacting effectively with executive management as a strategic business partner. To gain the best results for an organization’s productivity and success, the student develops and is able to apply leadership skills most suited to working with people in a variety of technology functions and projects. Employment opportunities for program graduates include managerial positions in a variety of fields, including computer and information systems, higher education, manufacturing, purchasing, local government, transportation, storage and distribution, logistics, engineering and construction.

Separate Application

‡ Degrees/programs will require a separate application and acceptance notification from the specific department before enrollment in the desired program.

Admission Requirements

  1. A 2.0 GPA on a scale of 4.0;
  2. Completion of at least 45 hours. Included in this must be ENC 1101 and MAT 1033 (or a course at that same or higher level).

Technology Management Program Requirements

General Education Courses: 36 Credit Hours

General education courses from Areas I - V.

Lower/Upper Level Electives: 38 Credit Hours (23 lower level/15 upper level)

Any A.A. elective over and above A.A. general education requirements. To meet the requirement of A.A. elective, any course that has (A.A.) after the course title in the catalog course description or any of the following course prefixes: APA 1111, CET, CGS, CIS, COP, CTS (23 credits)

Choose five courses from the list below (15 credits)

Course NameCredit HoursTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
CJE 4668 - Computer Crime (3 Credit Hours)
ETI 4448 - Applied Project Management (3 Credit Hours)
ETP 3320 - Intro to Energy Technology (3 Credit Hours)
FIN 3400 - Financial Management (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 3240 - Applied Organizational Behavior (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 3303 - Management and Leadership Practices (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 3503 - Managerial Risk Analysis and Decision Making (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 3504 - Operations Management (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 3593 - Logistics Management (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 4102 - Managing Cultural Diversity (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 4520 - Quality Management (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 4534 - Business Architecture and Process Modeling (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 4570 - International Procurement and Outsourcing (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4414 - Human Resource Management Skills (3 Credit Hours)

Lower/Upper Level Core Courses: 46 Credit Hours (22 lower level/24 upper level)

Course NameCredit HoursTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
BCN 2046 - Introduction to Sustainability (3 Credit Hours)
CET 1600 - Networking Fundamentals (3 Credit Hours)
CGS 1000 - Computer Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)
CGS 2820C - Web Page Development (3 Credit Hours)

or COP 2510 - Programming Concepts (3 Credit Hours)

CIS 1355 - Security Engineering (3 Credit Hours)
CTS 1150C - Microcomputer Hardware and Maintenance (3 Credit Hours)
ETI 2441 - Project Management (3 Credit Hours)
LIS 2004 - Introduction to College Research (1 Credit Hour)


ETI 3647 - Supply Chain Management (3 Credit Hours)
ETS 4515 - Building Automation Systems (3 Credit Hours)
ETS 4536 - Control Systems and Networking (3 Credit Hours)
ISM 3324 - Applications in Information Security (3 Credit Hours)
ISM 4212 - Database Design and Administration (3 Credit Hours)
ISM 4382 - Global Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)
ISM 4480 - Electronic Commerce Systems and Strategies (3 Credit Hours)
MAN 4915 - Senior Capstone Project in Technology Management (3 Credit Hours)

Graduation Requirements for Bachelor’s Degrees

The following general requirements for graduation from SCF must be met by all candidates for the Bachelor of Applied Science and Bachelor of Science degrees. Additional requirements may exist for individual programs.

  1. Students must satisfactorily complete 120 credit hours. For residency purposes, a minimum of 30 credit hours required for graduation must be completed at SCF. All other specific degree requirements also must be met. Developmental education (formerly college preparatory) instruction may not be counted toward fulfilling the total number of credit hours required for residency purposes or graduation.
  2. For purposes of conferring the bachelor’s degree, students must complete at least 30 credit hours of courses numbered 3000 level or above. Of these, at least 15 credit hours must be taken at SCF.
  3. Students must achieve a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher on a 4 .0 scale for all work completed at SCF and a 2.0 grade point average or higher for combined coursework with SCF that includes all transferable credits.
  4. Students must earn a grade of C or better in all upper division program requirements.
  5. Students must complete the general education requirements (36 credit hours) as defined in the Associate in Arts degree. Students who transfer to SCF with either an Associate in Arts degree or a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution are considered to have met the general education component of the degree. Courses will be reviewed for equivalency for students who transfer without an Associate in Arts or bachelor’s degree.
  6. Students must have completed Florida’s foreign language requirement prior to the completion of the bachelor’s degree. Students may meet this competency by:  A) successful completion of two years (four semesters) of the same foreign language officially documented on a high school transcript; or B) successful completion (grade C or better) of two semesters of the same foreign language at a college or university officially documented on a college/university transcript; or C) education completed outside the United States as documented on an official foreign high school transcript that reflects a primary language other than English; D) or Successful completion of two foreign language equivalents through Advanced Placement (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP), International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE), or UEXCEL exams.  One or more of these exams can be in combination with successful completion of college/university credit in the same foreign language subject area.  Official transcripts from a high school, college and/or university and/or official examination results must be submitted to the educational records office.
  7. For students wishing to pursue another bachelor’s degree, the student must complete a minimum of 15 additional credit hours beyond the first bachelor’s degree as well as any other degree requirements and graduation requirements listed above for the second program. 

SCF reserves the right to make changes in the regulations, offerings, requirements and any provisions announced in this Catalog at any time as circumstances require.