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Departments

How We Are Organized

The College of Technology is comprised of four departments, each emphasizing a different area of technology. More information about the programs offered by the College of Technology can be found on the Programs and Degrees page.

Construction Management

The Department of Construction Management offers both an undergraduate and graduate degree in the field of construction management. The department provides graduates with knowledge and skills necessary to join the construction industry. Such knowledge and skills include construction methods, structural systems, contract administration, specifications, planning, estimating, scheduling, and evaluating project performance.

The Department of Construction Management is also home to the Supply Chain and Logistics Technology program, which offers a Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain and Logistics Technology, and the Technology Project Management program, which offers Master of Science in Technology Project Management.

Engineering Technology

The Department of Engineering Technology focuses on the application of engineering principles and the implementation of technological advances with programs in Computer Engineering TechnologyElectrical Power Engineering TechnologyBiotechnology, and Mechanical Engineering Technology.

Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences' programs focus on the human aspects of technology and consumer sciences. The Retailing and Consumer Science program is a visionary interdisciplinary program centered on retail buying, management and entrepreneurship, consumer behavior and e-tailing, fashion merchandising, product promotion and logistics and planning for leadership and organizational changes in retail and service industries. The Human Resource Development program looks at human behavior in the context of organizations and the workplace, with specific emphasis on training and development, career development, and organizational development. The Foresight program focuses on helping clients and employers anticipate significant changes that lie ahead and to influence those changes to achieve their long-term goals.

Information and Logistics Technology

The Department of Information and Logistics Technology focuses on applying information technology in business, logistics, graphics, and technical leadership. The department offers Bachelor of Science programs in Computer Information SystemsDigital Media,  Organizational Leadership and Supervision, and Technology Leadership and Innovation Management.

Additionally, the department offers a Master of Science in Cybersecurity