With SPC's Technology Development and Management B.A.S. Degree, you can achieve your goals as a manager, improve productivity in your organization and become a strong and effective leader in your information technology career. Courses for this technology development and management bachelor's degree are taught in eight-week sessions that can be taken online or in a blended format.

Subplans in this technology bachelor's degree include:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Science
  • Project Management
  • Software Assurance
  • Software Development

Our technology bachelor's degree is perfect if you already have an associate degree, and the courses are designed by expert faculty and advisory committee members who work in the field.

This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Computer and Information Systems Managers

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2021 Employment

20,980

2031

26,720

Percent Change

27

Projected Job Openings

2320

Computer Systems Analysts

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2021 Employment

30,660

2031

37,520

Percent Change

22

Projected Job Openings

3030

Industrial Production Managers

Salary Data

Projected employment for Florida

2021 Employment

6,230

2031

7,140

Percent Change

15

Projected Job Openings

540

OTHER CAREER INFO

Our Technology Development and Management B.A.S. Degree prepares you for these other careers:

Skills you learn in SPC's Technology Development and Management B.A.S. Degree

  • Effectively lead and manage small- to medium-sized project teams
  • Develop fiscal plans and understand the financial implications of decision-making
  • Execute, evaluate and manage projects
  • Develop and implement innovative technology solutions to enhance the profitability of an organization
  • Manage technology, security, information assurance and/or at-risk areas in an organization
  • Analyze and improve strategic processes across an organization
  • Create optimal value through information and technology
  • Protect information and technology resources and provide leadership to the organization to ensure security and reduce risks

Technology Development and Management Bachelor of Applied Science

TMGT-BAS
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2022 (610)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2022 (610), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.

Program Summary

The Technology Development and Management bachelor's degree gives students a solid credential in the evolving field of technology management. Students will receive a balance of technology and management education to make you a front-runner in today’s competitive environment. You will also have the opportunity to specialize in one of five fields: Data Science, Cybersecurity, Software Development, Project Management, Software Assurance, or Cyber Defense and Risk Mitigation. Through state-of-the-art delivery systems, we help you to achieve your goals as a manager, improve productivity in your organization and become a strong and effective leader.

Graduation Requirements

GRADE OF “C” OR BETTER REQUIRED IN ALL COURSES

FOREIGN LANGUAGE:
If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.

CIVIC LITERACY:
As per Florida Rule 6A-10.04213, baccalaureate degree students entering a Florida College System (FCS) or State University System (SUS) institution in the 2021-2022 academic school year and thereafter must demonstrate competency through successful completion of a civic literacy course AND by achieving a passing score on the Florida Civic Literacy Examination (FCLE).

ADMISSIONS COURSES 60 credits in a related discipline with at least 15 General Education credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES Additional General Education Courses
Enhanced World View Requirements*
A. Communications *
9
B. Humanities/Fine Arts*
6
C. Mathematics
6
D. Natural & Physical Sciences
6-7
E. Social & Behavioral Sciences*
6
F. Ethics
3
G. Computer/Information Literacy Competency (see catalog for details)
SUBPLAN CORE COURSES SUBPLAN: DATA SCIENCE (DATAANALYT) (15 Credits) Grade of "C" or better required
SUBPLAN CORE COURSES Cyber Security Defense and Risk Mitigation (CSDR) (15 credits) Grade of "C" or better required
SUBPLAN CORE COURSES Cloud Computing Management (CCM ) (15 credits) Grade of "C" or better required

** A range of specialization courses in project management application areas and content expertise areas will provide students with specific skills for their industry and advanced topics relating to project management practice. Students will have to select three advanced topics from a set of 4 or more offerings each year.

Total Credits:
120
Academic Pathways The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term,
VIEW THE RECOMMENDED ACADEMIC PATHWAY

If you have already started the program,
VIEW THE ARCHIVED ACADEMIC PATHWAYS

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Program Leadership Information
Jimmy  Chang
Acting Dean
chang.jimmy@spcollege.edu
727.341.4305

Florida CIP Code

1101110051: Tech Development & Management ()

Federal CIP Code

11.1005: Information Technology Project Management.

Technology courses and certifications in St. Petersburg College's technology associate degrees transfer to this bachelor's degree.

technology development degree progression

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to our Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Development and Management degree program, you may need to meet additional requirements, such as minimum GPA or an associate degree.

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