12 months
736 USD/credit 11776 USD/year
736 USD/credit 11776 USD/year
509 USD/credit 8144 USD/year
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The objective of the Technology Management program from Portland State University is to prepare engineers, scientists, and other technical personnel in technology-driven industries for positions that require decision making knowledge and skills for leadership in managing technology.

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This Technology Management program from Portland State University significantly enhances the capabilities of engineers, scientists, and those from related disciplines, working in technology-driven organizations, and aspiring to move into technology management positions. The topics include evaluation, forecasting, and road mapping current, emerging, and future technologies. The courses lead to better assessment of technologies and understanding of multiple perspectives such as impacts on the economy, society, and the environment.

Portland is at the nexus of many design and technology programs and graduates with product development skills are in high demand. The program is tailored to the needs of working professionals in diverse technical disciplines and technology marketing roles. Classes are project-based and students benefit from the experience and network of their peers.


Examples of ETM Alumni that are leaders in Technology Management include:

  • Head of Data Science, Ads Quality at Pinterest
  • Head Engineer at PumpTech
  • Cybersecurity Engineering & Architecture Manager, OHSU
  • Head of Digital Innovation APAC at DB Schenker
  • VP of Technology at Cascade Energy
  • CIO at Oregon Department of Energy
  • Director, Clinical Technology Services at OHSU
  • Corporate Vice-President at Microsoft
  • Vice President of Jeppesen, A Boeing Company

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Side of Technology Management
  • Management of Engineering and Technology
  • Technology Forecasting
  • Technology Transfer 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


16 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All university admission requirements, including requirements for English Language Proficiency
  • 4 year undergraduate degree in engineering or a related discipline from an accredited academic institution.
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75/4.00 or higher. Applicants who have already earned 9 or more letter-graded graduate credits must have a cumulative graduate GPA of 3.00/4.00 or higher; this GPA supersedes the undergraduate GPA. (Conditional admission is possible with a cumulative undergraduate GPA between 2.50/4.00 and 2.74/4.00)
  • At least four years of experience in engineering or related discipline 
  • A background in probability/statistics
  • Statements of interest and three letters of recommendation, acceptable to the ETM faculty

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 736 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    11776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 736 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 509 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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