TM (Ph.D) Curriculum and Program Requirements

Summary of Milestones

A summary of steps, not necessarily ordered, through which a student will proceed, is as follows:

  • Admission to the Ph.D. program of Technology Management;
  • Completing prerequisites, if needed;
  • Completing the course work requirement for the Ph.D.;
  • Passing the written comprehensive examination;
  • Admission to ‘Candidacy’;
  • Selection of a dissertation advisor;
  • Writing a dissertation proposal and its oral defense;
  • Formation of the dissertation committee;
  • Approval of the dissertation by the dissertation committee;
  • Successful completion of the dissertation defense;
  • Submission of completed and approved dissertation to the School of Engineering;
  • Graduation with a Ph.D. degree in Technology Management.

Program Structure, Course Map and Curriculum