4 reasons to study
Business Technology


Technology jobs provide leadership challenges and opportunities


The number of Technology jobs continues to grow


More than ever, organizations rely on Technology


Technology jobs pay well


Business Technology Areas of Study


Business Technology will help you meld technical expertise with knowledge and skills in business disciplines.

Graduate Programs

Major Requirements

Minor Requirements

Is Business Technology for you?
Do you have ...

  • Ability to manage time and resources
  • Ability to think strategically about technology
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Eagerness to accept responsibility for development and implementation of new ideas
  • Understanding of “the big picture” as well as the “small details"


Business Technology world-class faculty bring into the classroom their extensive scholarship and wide-ranging real-world experience.

Robert Plant, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department Chair

Robert Plant, Research Director of The Intelligent Computer Systems Research Institute, writes for the Wall Street Journal and blogs for the Harvard Business Review.



Sara Rushinek is also a professor in the Masters in Clinical Translation Science – Translational Research Program for the University’s School of Medicine. Rushinek is a reviewer for the National Science Foundation and is on the Board of Governors for the Institute of Internal Auditors.


Whether in the classroom, at the office, or on campus, Business Technology faculty are there; they are present and available. BTE faculty are committed to the growth development, retention and graduation of our students.

BTE  Graduates

Barbara Poon Emerging Technologist Program Associate, Nielsen

After my first BTE course, I added Business Technology as my major and never looked back.

Megan Lee Deloitte

Looking at the future ~ I want to get more involved in the world of technology, it’s always been interesting to me.

Bernardo Berges, CAPM Associate Analyst, Health and Human Services, East, MAXIMUS

I changed my major to BTE during my senior year, and now I'm overseeing tech projects in DC.

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Articles, reseach and projects from the BTE department.

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