BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
TECHNOLOGY STUDIES DEGREE
Master the Broad Scope of Technology and Its Evolution
The Technology Studies program 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. Technology Studies students 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
Articulate historical, ethical, cultural, economic, business and political
forces and consequences of scientific inquiry, technological development and
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
Forecast the potential impacts of nascent and emerging technologies within given
Develop fluency in technology criticism and commentary, and familiarity with the
historical settings of major technology figures and movements.
Develop an ability to report on and analyze creative and entrepreneurial
processes of technological innovation, and conservative and political processes
of technological sustainability in society.
Articulate the influence of new media and the internet on society, and the ways
information and communication technologies interact with professions such as
education, medicine, business, law, environmental protection and remediation,
nonprofit work, governance and the sciences.
Analyze and evaluate the current and historical development and deployment of
military, security and transparency technologies.
TECHNOLOGY STUDIES MAJOR DISCLOSURE
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