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Technology Studies, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Tempe, AZ, United States
The Technology Studies program at University Of Advancing Technology draws from a foundation designed to guide students through key aspects of the history and application of technology in the context of entrepreneurship, management and innovation. 
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Overview

Technology Studies students from University Of Advancing Technology gain competitive lifelong skills in strategic thinking, information analysis, presentation, and modern marketing. Students gain literacy in a variety of technologies in social contexts, to scan for and report on technological change, and to evaluate disruptive and emerging technologies with respect to often-conflicting values, agendas and policy proposals. 

Students are challenged to find their own creative visions with respect to technological innovation, management, marketing and entrepreneurship. Many paths are possible through this degree resulting in professionals capable of building strategic, entrepreneurial, policy, and/or foresight competencies per the student’s preference. In turn, the degree is a foundation for a wide variety of careers, including marketing, management and entrepreneurial positions.

Technology Studies Degree Objectives

  • Identify and articulate historical, ethical, cultural, economic, business, military and political forces and consequences of technological development upon society.
  • Evaluate the uses and effects of technology in 21st-century civilization, including the social and economic opportunities and risks of disruptive technologies, and ethical and values-based frameworks for technology assessment and application.
  • Develop fluency in technology criticism and commentary, and familiarity with the historical settings of major technology figures and movements.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Web and Social Media Technologies
  • Introduction to Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Management in a Technology Environment
  • Military Technology
  • Innovation Frameworks

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    75

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Ability to express yourself
  • Aptitude for problem solving
  • Desire to change the status quo
  • Enjoys leading and working with teams
  • Most comfortable with geeky things
  • Passion for technology in business
  • Problem solving skills
  • Raw intelligence
  • Strategic, analytical thinker and researcher
  • Strong academic history
  • Support of family and friends
  • UAT is the clear choice for its distinctive education and best fit
  • Understands the significance of a prestigious technology education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Tempe

  • 900 - 1350 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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