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Cost of Attendance

MTM Cost Breakdown

The Master of Technology Management is a professional degree program. As such, there is a Professional Degree Supplemental Tuition used to enhance your experience and provide you with additional services such as professional development opportunities, hands on experiences, and personalized student services. For more information about the total estimated cost of attendance, please visit here.

UCSB's Master of Technology Management (MTM) is dedicated to helping you find the financial support you need. All admitted students are automatically considered for financial support.

Complete MTM in one academic year

Most master degree programs take two years. MTM takes place over the course of one academic year.

MTM versus Other Professional Programs

The Master of Technology Management provides early career professionals with various academic backgrounds the skills needed to navigate businesses where innovation is a main driver. Unlike traditional MBA programs, MTM highlights an entrepreneurial mindset to help you navigate your career and expand your leadership opportunities in the technology industry. Below you can see a comparison of cost, academic background, salary, outcomes, and time to degree:

Estimated Total Cost$80,000 - $100,000$50,000$50,000

Percentage of Students with Undergrad Technical Degree

Median Mid-Career Salary$95K$125K$117K

Career Outcomes



Finance, Accounting, Sales, Marketing, Consumer Business Administration

Product Development, Product Management, Program & Project Management, Entrepreneurship

Engineering, Engineering Management, Government Policy

Time to Degree24-36 months9 months9-36 months