Academic Program Proposal

Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
5/24/2016Florida Institute of Technology
Proposal
BS/MS/AOCLogistics Management, Management w/ AOC, and Technology Management11/20/2016Authorized12/22/2016
Logistics Management, Management w/ AOC, and Technology Management Program Description
<p>Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) has submitted a proposal in accordance with Code of Maryland Regulations 13B.02.01.08I, ‘Further requests by institution’ that has received extended operational approval. FIT would like to offer four additional programs at its Southern Maryland Higher Education Center site. FIT has a certificate of approval from the state of Maryland valid through August 31, 2020.</p><p>Program descriptions for the proposed programs are below.</p><p>Master of Science (M.S.) in Technology Management: The program creates graduates proficient in creating, managing and using technology to accomplish strategic organizational goals; and develops skills to manage the challenges and dynamics of industries driven by technological innovation.</p> <p>Master of Science (M.S.) in Logistics Management prepares individuals for advanced leadership positions in the private, public and military sectors with specific skills and competencies in logistics management.</p> <p>Master of Science in Management – Area of Concentration in Logistics Management: is to prepare individuals for advanced leadership positions in the private, public and military sectors with specific skills and competencies in management and identified concentration areas.</p><p>Bachelor of Science in Logistics Management (Completion program) – Open to students who hold an associate degree (minimum of 61 semester credit hours) or the equivalent in transferable credit from a regionally accredited institution. The logistics management major is suited to military personnel who will continue through the master’s degree program in logistics management.</p>