Academic Program Proposal

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Proposal
Activated
Institution
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Proposal
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Academic
Program
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MHEC Final
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Date
Capitol Technology University
Proposal
PhDTechnology11/2/2017Recommended11/8/2017
Technology Program Description
The Doctor of Philosophy in Technology provides students with the opportunity to conduct extensive and sustained original research in the fields of technology. Capitol Technology University is in a unique position to provide students with an avenue to pursue a deep proficiency in a field of technology. Graduates will contribute significantly to their chosen field through the creation of new knowledge and ideas. Further, as a doctorate by research, students will quickly be able to engage in research and publishing without the need to navigate the limitations inherent in traditional coursework models. <br> <br>&nbsp;The Doctor of Philosophy in Technology will prepare the students to take roles as leaders in their chosen field of technology. The student will begin their path to success by working with a research committee from Capitol Technology University to develop a research proposal. The student will then work independently to conduct the study and produce a meaningful body of original research of publishable quality. In addition to the technology, students will be able to defend their knowledge of the legal, political, ethical, and social dimensions of their field of research. The PhD in Technology will prepare students to achieve a more profound understanding within a specific field of technology. <br>