The Master of Technology Management (MTM) program is a 9-month intensive curriculum that prepares early career engineers and scientists to be leaders in technology ventures — within both startups and established companies. All students complete a total of 42 units, including core management courses and a field project. This program prepares students with the frameworks, skills, and techniques you need to be a successful technology manager.
What Will I Learn?
We’ve designed a focused curriculum based on extensive feedback from leaders of successful technology ventures that will teach you the skills to do all of this. In the MTM program, you will learn how to recognize the opportunity for a new product, determine what your company needs to go after it, secure the resources to develop it, and manage the people and processes to implement and deliver it
The Master of Technology Management degree focuses on providing students with the knowledge and experience to perform effectively in technology teams and lead innovation. Our program is distinct from similar other programs due to its:
To build our MTM curriculum, we worked closely with leaders of influential tech companies, founders of startups, and VCs from across California. We asked them what skills early career engineers and scientists needed to be successful entrepreneurs and intrapreneuers.
Not surprisingly, people who build new tech companies and people who create new ventures within established tech companies need a lot of the same skills. But, they also need some distinct skills. The MTM program helps students to develop all the skills described above.