Specialization in Technology Management

 

The specialization in Technology Management (the Easton Center Technology Management Certificate) is earned by completing required courses and fulfilling additional non-academic criteria that give students a distinct advantage when pursuing careers in the technology sector. Upon completion, you will receive a UC-senate approved certificate and get to wear an exclusive Easton Center graduation stole at your commencement ceremony.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT REQUIREMENTS VARY BASED ON YOUR MBA PROGRAM (I.E. MBA, FEMBA, OR EMBA). PLEASE CHECK CCLE FOR YOUR SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS.

 

Electives

 

Technology

  • Tools & Analysis for Business Strategy (218)
  • Global Supply Chain Management (240F)
  • Data Analytics for Marketing & Finance (264B)
  • MedTech Innovation 1: Entrepreneurial Opportunities in MedTech (271A)
  • MedTech Innovation II: Prototyping and New Venture Development (271B)
  • Examining the Video Game Industry: State of Play (273)
  • Content Creation in the Global Digital Age (298D)
  • Managing Disruptive Technologies & Business Models (298D)
  • Tools & Analysis for Business Strategy (298D)
  • Technology Analytics (298D-07)
  • Entrepreneurial Perspectives in Biotechnology (298D)
  • Fin Tech: Cryptography, Blockchain, and Contracting (298E)
  • Business Analytics with Spreadsheets (407)

Entrepreneuship

  • Corporate Desicion Making & Incentives (222)
  • Managing and Financing the Emerging Enterprise (231E)
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity (235)
  • Managing Entrepreneurial Operations (240E)
  • Customer Assessment & Analytics (260A)
  • New Product Development (266A)
  • Digital Marketing Analytics (267)
  • Managing Entrepreneurial Organizations (284C)
  • Entrepreneurship & Venture Initiation (295A)
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship (295C)
  • Business Plan Development (295D)
  • Making Creativity Profitable in Entertainment & Technology (298D-18)

 

 

Leadership and Strategy

  • Managerial Decision Making (214)
  • Negotiations Analysis (215A)
  • Global Operations Strategy (240G)
  • Negotiations Behavior (286)
  • Intellectual Property: Law & Strategy (209D-11)
  • Global Trends (298D-08, 12) 
  • Advanced Management Communication (425)

Enrichment Activities

Easton exposes students to a variety of enrichment activities throughout the year. Mentoring opportunities and academic internships greatly enhance students’ professional prospects.

Service Activity

Our staff can approve service activities. Some creative options to fulfill the service activity include introducing Easton to an industry contact industry contact or student club, volunteering for an Easton activity or writing a blog post.

Summer Internship

A summer internship in a tech related role at a large global company or startup is required for all Easton students who are not currently employed during the summer. FEMBA and EMBA students do not need to complete this requirement.

 

Track Your Progress

 

Current students who wish to track the status of requirements may see the complete list and schedule of courses, and find all relevant information about the Easton Certificate.

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If you would like to speak to an Easton representative for more information about the Easton offerings and certificate completion, please email  easton@anderson.ucla.edu.