Online Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Technology Management
INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Institutional Membership(s): SOC
PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Bachelor of Science - Bachelor's
Enrollment: 30 seats total Application Deadline: Open How Students and
Instructors Communicate: E-mail, Voice Subject: Computer and Information
Sciences and Support Services METHOD OF COURSE INSTRUCTION
- The program is delivered primarily through
Supplemental delivery formats include internet
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- After you receive a bachelor's degree in Technology Management
you will be prepared to lead, supervise, manage and direct technical
processes, operations and personnel through the 21st century. This
degree strikes a balance between management skills and technology
training needed to make you globally competitive with world-class
companies - whether you want to work for a large corporation or for
- Applicants should have an Associate in Science degree from a
regionally accredited institution in one of the following areas:
General Business, Business Administration, Computer Engineering
Technology, Computer Information Technology, Computer Programming,
Computer Service Technology, Database Technology, Electrical
Distribution Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology,
Manufacturing Technology, Network Services Technology, Plastics
Engineering Technology. Students with an A.A. degree, 60 credit
hours but no degree, or an A.S. major in another area may be
admitted by the Dean on a case-by-case basis.
ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
- IBM/Intel Machines: Pentium II 300 or equivalent with 96
megabytes of memory, Monitor, sound card; Apple Macintosh: Power-PC
based machine with 96 megabytes of memory; Windows 98, NT 4.0, 2000,
ME, or XP or Apple systems 8.1 or higher. Additional detailed
information is found on the web site.
Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) 6.x is the recommended browser to
use with Web CT. You can download the latest version of IE free.
Netscape is not recommended for use with WebCT.
If you are using America Online, please be sure that you have
version 7.0 installed. If you are using an earlier version, download
Version 7.0 from your AOL homepage. WebTV is not compatible with the
software used in online courses.
If your course material includes audio, video or Flash files, you
may need to download browser plug-ins to access these materials.
It's easy; just go to the eCampus plug-ins page and follow the
If you plan to access your online course from an office that has a
firewall, you may have difficulty with the course software program,
WebCT. Contact your company's Information Systems (IS) department
and discuss the issue with them. Make sure you have any problems
solved before the course begins.
If the firewall problem can't be solved, you may want to consider
using a computer at another location to take your course.
ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
- Students currently enrolled in St. Petersburg College distance
learning course are eligible for special library and research
services: Access to online resources through SPC Library Online from
home, office, or campus computers; Interlibrary Loan/Distance
Learning Document Delivery Service; Reference assistance by phone,
electronic form, and email; Borrowing privileges at Pinellas County
Public Libraries, SPC, and other college libraries. AskALibrarian is
provided to assist and direct students, faculty and staff working
off campus with their research needs. The service does not attempt
to do the actual research or assignments for each student or
participant as this work is part of their own academic obligation.
The SPC Library Online is a web site with easy one-stop access to
research databases, government resources, search tools, Internet
sites, and library services. SPC and other catalogs are searchable
from this site. General research help and tutorials are also
included. Extensive resources can be accessed from home, office, or
campus computers with Internet access. Current students will be
given password information by calling one of the SPC libraries, or
emailing the library at firstname.lastname@example.org. The library phone
number is Telephone: (727)341-3719. Order your books online at
www.spjc.bkstr.com, or purchase them at any SPC Campus bookstore. If
you have a question about SPC, please direct it to our SPC
Information Line at (727)341-4772. This is not an answering machine
with a longwinded promotional message. This number puts you through
to our team in the Information Center. Many of the people who staff
the Information Line phones are students who've had the same
questions that you may have, and all of them are trained to answer
your questions about SPC or find the person who can
- Contact the financial aid office at Scholarships & Student
Financial Assistance; 6605 Fifth Avenue North; AD Building, Room
106; St. Petersburg; (727)341-4321. All students who apply for
financial assistance must complete the Free Application for Federal
Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for all need-based assistance.
Need-based assistance includes Federal Pell Grants, Federal
Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (SEOG), Florida Student
Assistant Grant (FSAG), SPC Student Incentive Grant, Institutional
Scholarships, Federal Work-Study and Subsidized Student Loans.
Please refer to the Steering to Success guide for additional
information about these programs. You may pick up a guide at any
Office of Scholarships and Student Financial Assistance or visit our
SPECIAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SPECIAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
- Completion of the College Level Academic Skill Test (CLAST),
unless exempted is required. If you have not completed two 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.
ACCESS TO ADVISING/MENTORING SERVICES
- Students may be admitted with an A.A. Degree with approval by
the Dean. If general education hours for an A.A. Degree have been
completed, the student must complete twenty-one (21) credits in a
single technical major in place of additional general education
required of the A.S. student. An additional 15-21 general education
credits are required to complete the thirty-six (36) general
education requirement of St. Petersburg College. (Refer to the
College Catalog page 98 for a list of specific courses for each
category above. General education course descriptions provided in
Appendix COE-5.) Lower and Upper division general education must
total a minimum of thirty-six (36) credits.
SPECIAL TRANSFER POLICIES
- Online advising available upon admission.
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
SPECIAL ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS
SPECIAL PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
- Students with AA degrees may be admitted on a case-by-case