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College of Computer & Information Technology

Bachelor of Applied Science

Technology Development and Management

TMGT-BAS

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2017 (535)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2017 (535), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

Dr. Sharon Setterlind, Dean, SP/G, (727) 341-4724

Program Summary

The Technology Development and Management bachelor's degree gives you a solid credential in the evolving field of technology management. You will receive a balance of technology and management education to make you a front-runner in today's competitive environment. You will also have the opportunity to specialize in one of four fields: Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, Software Development or Project Management. Through state-of-the-art delivery systems, we help you to achieve your goals as a manager, improve productivity in your organization and become a strong and effective leader.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.


Florida CIP Code

1101110991: TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT (BAS)

Federal CIP Code

11.1099: Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other.


Admission Rules

Admission to the Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Development and Management degree program (TMGT-BAS) requires:

60 credits from a regionally accredited institution, including:
- 15 credits of transferable general education courses
- ENC1101- Composition I or equivalent
- a college Math Course: MAT 1033, MAT1100, STA 2023, STA 2023H OR any MAC, MGF, MTG, MAS math prefix

21 Technical Credits:
From current listing of acceptable certificates OR from classes that begin with the following prefixes CAP, CEN, CET*, CGS, CIS, CNT, COP, CTS with a Grade C or better.

*CET 1114C cannot be used to satisfy this requirement

Please note that total program hours may vary. Consult an advisor for any additional questions.

Graduation Rules

GRADE OF "C" OR BETTER REQUIRED IN ALL COURSES

NOTE: If you have not completed two years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.

ADMISSIONS COURSES
60 credits in a related discipline with at least 15 General Education credits

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
Additional General Education Courses

Enhanced World View Requirements*
9
A. Communications *
6
B. Humanities/Fine Arts*
6
C. Mathematics
6-7
D. Natural & Physical Sciences
6
E. Social & Behavioral Sciences*
3
F. Ethics
G. Computer/Information Literacy Competency (see catalog for details)

MAJOR CORE COURSES
(30 credits) Grade of "C" or better required

Legal Aspects of Managing Technology
3
Business Communication for Professional Effectiveness
3
Management & Leadership Practices
3
Managerial Risk Analysis and Decision Making
3
Management Information Systems
3
Applied Systems Analysis
3
Software Design Methodologies
3
Database Design & Administration
3
IT Services Management
3
Senior Capstone Project
3

Select ONE of the following Subplans

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: DATA ANALYTICS (15 Credits) Grade of "C" or better required

Data Analytics Technologies
3
Data Analytics Management
3
Web Analytics
3
Business Intelligence and Data Mining
3
Principles of Data Mining
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: CYBERSECURITY (15 credits) grade of "C" or better required

Security Essentials
3
Core Security Principles
3
Applications in Information Security
3
Information Security Policy Administration and Management
3
Strategic Cyber Security Enforcement
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT (15 credits) Grade of "C" or better required

Advanced Software Programming
3
Intermediate Computer Programming
3
Advanced Program Development Frameworks
3
Algorithmic Design and Development
3
Human Computer Interfaces
3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
SUBPLAN: PROJECT MANAGEMENT (15 credits) Grade of "C" or better required

Project Management
3
Innovation, Change and Agile Projects
3
Authority Influence and Projects
3
Project Management Methodology in Specialization **
1-3
Complex and Advanced Projects
3

** A range of specialization courses in project management application areas and content expertise areas will provide students with specific skills for their industry and advanced topics relating to project management practice. Students will have to select three advanced topics from a set of 4 or more offerings each year.

120
Total Credits