• Program Overview

    Program Overview

    The information technology sector is one of the most dynamic and expansive fields in business across the nation. Equally dynamic and experienced professionals are needed as leaders in today’s business world to guide organizations through the ever-changing technology landscape. Stevenson University Online’s master’s in Business and Technology Management program is designed to provide the enhanced qualifications that working professionals need to take advantage of the many available opportunities. Professionals who earn a master’s degree in Business and Technology Management from Stevenson University gain the skills required to advance their careers in an environment that is flexible for their busy lifestyles. 

    Solid Skills-Set

    Students will acquire the skills to manipulate the architecture of current and emerging technologies in order to interpret and evaluate the impact these technologies have within an organization. The Business and Technology Management degree program teaches students how to identify best practices in hardware and software standards with the guidance of Stevenson University Online’s highly skilled and experienced faculty. Graduates will be capable of effectively communicating their technical expertise to all levels of internal and external employees.

    Students can select from two tracks of study based on their personal interests and career aspirations:

    Emerging Technology
    Provides students with knowledge about the development of current and future technologies. Students will learn best practices in system planning and design and IT project management.

    Innovative Leadership
    Provides students with managerial training in negotiation and critical thinking skills. Students will learn how to motivate employees to achieve superior performance and production through building upon the principle that employees are the most valuable asset to an organization.

  • Admissions / Tuition

    Admissions / Tuition

    • Completed online application.
    • Completion of bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
    • Official college transcript from your degree-granting institution; additional transcripts may be required to demonstrate satisfaction of program-specific prerequisites or at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
    • Personal statement.
    Tuition Rate Partnership Standard
    Per Credit $536.00 $670.00
    Per Course (3-Credits) $1,608.00 $2,010.00
    • Stevenson University offers a partnership tuition rate through our relationships with local community colleges, hospitals, and organizations. A full list of our partners can be found here.
    • Stevenson University Online has simplified the cost of your education by eliminating all fees. 
    • Financial aid packages are offered to those who qualify.
    • Students are eligible to transfer up to 6-credit hours from a 4-year institution if applicable. 
  • Faculty

    Faculty

    Steven Engorn (2004)
    Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor Information Technology
    A.A., Catonsville Community College
    B.S., American University
    M.B.A., Loyola College of Maryland

    Marie K. Armentrout (2009)
    Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
    B.S., Salisbury State University
    M.S., Stevenson University

    Cary B. Barker (2006)
    Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
    B.A., Shippensburg University
    M.S., Capitol College

    Patrick M. Carroll, Jr. (2005)
    Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
    B.S., University of Maryland, University College
    M.S., George Washington University

    John J. O'Neill (1976)
    Adjunct Professor of Information Technology
    B.S., M.B.A., Loyola College of Maryland
    M.S., Villa Julie College

    David E. Patrick (2004)
    Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
    B.S.E., Loyola College of Maryland
    M.S., Towson University

    Morris A. Pondfield (2001)
    Adjunct Professor of Information Technology
    B.A., University of Maryland, College Park
    M.I.M., American Graduate School of International Management
    M.S., University of Maryland, University College

    Kenneth L. Snyder (1996)
    Associate Professor of Information Technology
    A.A., Catonsville Community College
    B.S., Villa Julie College
    M.S.E.S., Loyola College of Maryland

    Karl Schroeder (1999)
    Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
    B.S., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute

    Shannon Sherlock (2009)
    Adjunct Instructor of Forensic Studies
    B.A., University of Alabama
    M.S., George Washington University

  • Courses

    Courses

    The Master of Science in Business and Technology Management is an online 36-credit program.
    • BTM 601 IT and the Organization
    • BTM 604 Cognitive Science for Requirements Analysis
    • BTM 606 Creativity in Information Systems
    • BTM 644 Project Management
    • BTM 663 Technology Law and Law Enforcement
    • BTM 701 Systems Integration
    • BTM 702 Master's Project

    Emerging Technology 

    • BTM 618 Network Technologies
    • BTM 634 Enterprise Data Management
    • BTM 640 Operating Environments Architecture & Infrastructure
    • BTM 642 Enterprise Application Process Analysis
    • BTM 643 E-Commerce Technologies
    • BTM 646 Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
    • BTM 661 E-Systems Security
    • BTM 662 Business to Business Applications

    Innovative Leadership 

    • BTM 635 Innovative Management and Leadership
    • BTM 645 Supply Chain Management
    • BTM 667 Customer Relationship Management
    • BTM 670 Competitive Theory
    • BTM 671 Innovative Strategies
    • BTM 672 Financial Management