Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Management

Where Business and Technology Meet

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Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

Earn your Bachelor's Degree in Technical Management in as little as 2 years + 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.

*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.

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What You'll Learn

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    Critical Thinking

    Learn how to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
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    Mathematical Reasoning

    Use mathematical formulas to solve problems or project outcomes.
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    Judgment and Decision Making

    Consider the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to make the most appropriate choice.
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    Administration and Management

    Understand the fundamental management theories that drive organizations and programs forward. Develop skills in leadership, planning, project management, and resource management.

Accreditation Matters

Accredited* by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) www.acbsp.org.

Career Opportunities

Graduates with our Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Management may consider careers in the following areas:

  • Accounting

  • Business Information Systems

  • E-Commerce

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Human Resources Management

  • Health Services Management

  • Project Management

  • Small Business Management

  • Sales and Marketing

Core Degree Courses

Business Core

ACCT212 Financial Accounting
BIS155 Data Analysis with Spreadsheets with Lab
BIS319 Marketing
BUSN115 Introduction to Business and Technology
COMP100 Computer Applications for Business with Lab
MGMT303 Principles of Management

Management and Technology

BIS245 Database Essentials for Business with Lab
MGMT404 Project Management

Senior Project

BUSN460 Senior Project

Electives2

BUSN369 International Business
BUSN412 Business Policy
MGMT408 Management of Technology Resources
SEC310 Principles and Theory of Security Management
WGD201 Visual Design Fundamentals
WGD210 Digital Imaging Fundamentals
WGD229 Information Design

General Degree Courses

Communication Skills

ENGL112 Composition
ENGL135 Advanced Composition

Humanities3

LAS432 Technology, Society and Culture

One of:

ETHC334 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace
ETHC445 Principles of Ethics

Social Sciences

ECON312 Principles of Economics
SOCS1854 Culture and Society

Mathematics and Natural Sciences

MATH114 Algebra for College Students
MATH221 Statistics for Decision-Making
SCI2285 Nutrition, Health and Wellness with Lab

Additional General Education Selection

One of:

SPCH275 Public Speaking
SPCH276 Intercultural Communication

Personal and Professional Development

CARD405 Career Development
COLL148 Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving

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FAQs: Technical Management


What is a technical management degree?

A technical management degree combines elements of business management and technology skills with the goal of preparing students for the modern workplace. It also includes opportunities for you to develop your critical thinking and problem-solving skills through the use of widely accepted business practices and technology applications.


Can I earn a technical management degree online?

Absolutely! At DeVry, we offer our Bachelor's Degree in Technical Management program as an online degree program that you can work on from the comfort of your home or wherever is most convenient. Online degrees can be an excellent option for those who have other commitments, such as full-time work or raising a family, that can impede their ability to attend classes in person.


Do I need to have previous background in IT in order to pursue a technical management degree?

No, you don't need to have an IT or technical background! The Bachelor’s in Technical Management layers business administration, technology and other business concepts. It is designed to teach you the technical management concepts and systems used by some of today’s leading companies. This is our business program that is designed to accept the most previous qualifying college credits, and is one many transfer students choose at DeVry.


How long will it take to earn my bachelor's?

You can earn your Bachelor's in Technical Management in as little as 2 years and 8 months* and possibly sooner with qualifying transfer credits.

*This timeframe assumes year-round, full-time enrollment and does not include breaks between sessions.


What courses will I be taking for the degree program for technical management?

When getting your technical management degree online or on site, you can look forward to taking a variety of courses. Topics that you may cover while working toward a  degree include business management, technology, communication skills, humanities, social sciences, mathematics and natural sciences. For more detailed course descriptions, check out management and business courses or our academic catalog.


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*Conferral and Assessment Data - Available for all of DeVry and Keller's ACBSP accredited programs.
1Students may start this program as "Undeclared," but must select a specialization after earning 30 semester credit hours.
2Students enrolled at a New Jersey location must take 55 semester credit hours of general education coursework. Fifteen semester credit hours of general education coursework may be applied to the Electives course area.
3Students enrolled at a Pennsylvania location must take HUMN451 as part of this requirement.
4Students enrolled at a Nevada location must take POLI332 as part of this requirement or the General Education Option.
5Students enrolled at a New Jersey location may take PHYS204 or SCI200 to fulfill this requirement.

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.