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MS in Technology Management:
Seoul, Korea and Stony Brook, New York

Degree:  Graduate
Time to Complete:  1.5 years (approximate)
Total Credits: 36

MS in Technology Management Learning Goals and Objectives

mstm students 

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Technology Management (MS-TM) is a joint program of SUNY (State University of New York at Stony Brook) and the Seoul School of Integrated Sciences and Technologies (aSSIST).  Students complete 36 credits of required courses and are then granted aSSIST's MBA and Stony Brook University's MS in Technology Management degree simultaneously.  Students must meet the degree requirements of both schools. 
 
The program combines core MBA for business practice and competency development with technology management for technology specialists.  The program aims to provide practical as well as intellectual tools for engineers and technical specialists who are moving into managerial positions, and who need to complement their technical expertise with general business, organizational and strategic management capabilities.

The program has two components - one includes students taking 20 courses on a part-time basis in Korea. In the second component, students travel to the United States to attend a three-week summer study program at Stony Brook University, w here they complete 4 additional courses.

Program Features: Combining Business Practice and Technological Knowledge

  • Build specialized knowledge through practical business affairs and management theory
  • Efficient study hours for full time working students (Friday/Saturday): Friday 19:00 – 22:35 / Saturday 9:00 – 17:15
  • High social reputation and powerful alumni network
  • 3-week study program at Stony Brook University (SUNY) near New York City
  • The language of instruction for all courses is English



About Stony Brook University (SUNY)

Mission of SUNY Stony Brook University College of Business:

To create and disseminate business knowledge, prepare students for leadership roles, and foster entrepreneurial growth.
We do this by emphasizing research and practice, experiential learning, and opportunities for students and faculty to test business ideas.

SUNY Stony Brook University is one of America’s most dynamic public universities and a magnet for outstanding students, offering more than 200 undergraduate programs, 100 master’s programs and 40 doctoral programs.  From its beginnings more than a half-century ago, Stony Brook University has been characterized by innovation, energy, and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work, and make groundbreaking discoveries here.

Today Stony Brook is one of only 62 members of the prestigious, invitation-only Association of American Universities.  Stony Brook University is ranked one of the nation’s top 100 universities and top 40 public universities by U.S. News & World Report, and is consistently named on the best values among public universities by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.

Stony Brook University is located on the beautiful North Shore of Long Island – just 60 miles from New York City.  The campus has its own train station with destinations to Manhattan and other parts of NYC.

There are also numerous support systems for international students, such as with visa and immigration support from the Office of Global Affairs, and everyday advice from our International Student Ambassadors.

Our world-renowned faculty and staff that work on the program include:

3-week study program at Stony Brook University (SUNY) 

  • Four classes (6 credits) on the Stony Brook University (SUNY) campus.
  • Located just 60 miles from New York City.  The campus has its own train station with destinations to Manhattan and other parts of NYC.
  • Stony Brook is located on the North Shore of Long Island, NY, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean.  There are dozens of beaches, golf courses, and other attractions close by. 
  • The schedule includes long weekends of free time to allow for ample time for travel to cities and attractions such as Boston, Washington DC, Philadelphia and Niagara Falls.
  • Field trips to local companies and on-campus Stony Brook research facilities including  Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) and Advanced Energy Center (AEC). 



Program Curriculum

Total Period: 1.5 years

Semester

Semester1

NRP

Semester2

Semester3

Curriculum

Core Module Technology & Industry Module

New York Residence Program at Stony Brook University

Core Module Technology & Industry Module

Business Project

4 Period

Mar. – Jul.

Aug.

Sep. – Feb.

Mar. – Jul.

*New York Residence Program is required to get Stony Brook University MS degree.

 

General Management

Technology Management

Project

Core Module

Technology & Industry Module

Business Project

 

General Management

Managerial Economics

International Business, Technology and the Economy

Leadership, Teamwork and Communication

Organizational Behavior

Basic Financial Accounting

Corporate Governance and Ethics

Data Analysis for Technology Managers(A): Introduction

Basic Marketing Principles and the Information Economy

Introduction to Management Information Systems

Operations Management for Technology Organizations

Human Resources Management for High Technology Environments

Financial Management

Technology Management and Strategy

Negotiation Strategy

Technology Management

Managerial Accounting for High Technology Organizations

Data Analysis for Technology Managers(B): Advance

Marketing of Technology-Based Products

Technological Management and Emerging Industries

Role of Technological Standards

Financial Markets and Venture Finance

Technology and Entrepreneurship

Intellectual Property Strategy

Project

Industry Project

Competitiveness Project(A): Models & Concepts

Competitiveness Project(B): Quantitative Methods

  

About aSSIST

aSSIST, established in 2003 in Korea, is a graduate school of business administration which is mainly designed for Master’s and Ph.D. programs. aSSIST offers global management education including a formal full-time MBA program and Ph.D. Management programs in partnership with several overseas distinguished universities. Moreover, aSSIST has a CEO course which covers up-to-date management issues and practical application skills, and also offers a short-term course.  aSSIST’s educational goal is to develop an ideal person who is ethical, creative, group-oriented, and who is able to relate technology to management as based on the educational idea of 4T: eThics, sTorytelling, Teamwork, Technology. The 4T concept will develop leaders for sustainable management in the future: eThics: cultivating principled men and women through through ethical learning; Technology: cultivating men and women who can integrate cutting-edge technology with management theory; sTorytelling: cultivating creative men and women through developing presentation skills; and Teamwork: cultivating men and women who take the business group and individuals into consideration.  For more than 13 years, aSSIST's programs in management have educated professionals in Korea's foremost leading corporations such as Kookmin Bank, Industrial Bank of Korea, Samsung, Hankook Tire, Korea Electric Power Corporation, LG, KT, SK, and more. In addition to the latest theories in management, through case studies, simulations and other activities, aSSIST fosters professionals who are skilled in displaying advantages in relentless competition between businesses.

For more information, please contact: 

Ha-Kyoung Choi
Phone: +82-2-360-0723
Fax: +82-2-360-0797
mail: hkchoi@assist.ac.kr
 
Changwoo Lee
Phone: +82-70-7012-2225
Fax: +82-2-360-0797
mail:cwlee@assist.ac.kr

Seoul School of Integrated Sciences and Technologies (aSSIST)
46, Ewhayeodae 2 Gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-808, Korea