TEMPE, Ariz., June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Advancing Technology (UAT) is introducing the Bachelor of Science in Business Technology degree, preparing students to be tech savvy leaders in high-demand technology management careers.
In UAT's Business Technology degree program, students develop the skills to excel in business management, global business, innovation, technology product development and project management.
Students become fluent in business models, big data analysis and business development methodology, managing cross-functional and international teams, strategic management, innovation and data-driven marketing. They learn it – and do it – with UAT's vast resources that allow them to make or create tangible things from start to finish, file for a patent and bring new products to market.
"It's about time a technology university offers a business degree," says Jason Pistillo, UAT President. "The future is centered so much in technology that future business leaders need to know how to lead and manage tech teams. Graduates will earn credibility from tech professionals and developers by obtaining a business technology degree, especially one that's best in class, from a technology university."
"What stands out in UAT's Business Technology degree is the curriculum's relevancy because of its design that prepares students with competitive, interdisciplinary skills," says Jason Konesco, UAT Board Director and President/CEO of Harrison College.
Graduates of this top technology university are prepared for executive roles within the industry's leading business and technology sectors. With an in-depth understanding of the market, they will direct product innovation and process innovation using business analytics to optimize product adoption and the product life cycle.
"Real-world experience is one of the key differentiators in this elite entrepreneurship degree, preparing graduates to hit the ground running as tech leaders in high demand within the growing business technology arenas," says Jason Funk, UAT Board Director and CEO of Western Window Systems.
For more information about UAT's Business Technology degree, and to apply, visit www.uat.edu/BT.
University of Advancing Technology is an elite, intimate, private technology university educating students in advancing technology who innovate for our future. Our technology-infused, urban campus in Tempe, Ariz., is a technology nexus: a collection of technophiles, tech geeks and mavens of the digital world who evolve into top technology executives, master programmers, cyber warriors, forensic sleuths, robotic engineers, interactive filmmakers and game innovators for entertainment and government animation applications.
SOURCE University of Advancing Technology