Bachelor of Science – Engineering Management Technology

Overview

Blend Business, technology and electronics courses in the Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management Technology online degree program at the University of the Virgin Islands. This program will give you the education and skills you need to join or expand your career in engineering management.

  • WHAT WILL I LEARN IN THE ONLINE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY DEGREE PROGRAM?
    This program will give you a blend of core courses in electronics engineering, computer engineering, computer science, business and management. Making you fully versed to analyze and make critical management decisions in the field of Engineering Technology
  • WHAT CAREERS CAN I PURSUE WITH AN ONLINE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY DEGREE?
    On Completion of the Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management Technology you will be prepared for many positions in a variety of tech fields.
  • HOW LONG IS THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY DEGREE PROGRAM?
    The Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management Technology online degree program from start to finish is designed to be completed in 38 months however, it could take less time depending on how much transfer credit you receive and how many classes you take every term. The total program credit hours are 120.
  • HOW MUCH WILL THE ONLINE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM COST?
    The undergraduate rate is $434 per credit hour, no additional institution fees. UVI also offers scholarships and financial aid for those who qualify.

When Can I Start?

Courses begin monthly, so we’re ready when you are. Contact us at online@uvi.edu to learn more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities or enrollment process.

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management Technology Program Outcomes

After successfully completing UVI’s 100% online Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management Technology program, you will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools to broadly defined engineering technology activities
  • Apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, electronics engineering and technology to engineering technology problems
  • Conduct, analyze and interpret experiments and apply experimental results to improve processes
  • Identify, analyze and solve broadly defined technical problems
  • Design electronic systems, components or processes for broadly defined problems
  • Work effectively in a team
  • Apply written, oral and graphical communication
  • Address professional, ethical, social and global responsibilities and issues
  • Demonstrate a commitment to quality, timeliness and continuous improvement

curriculum

PROGRAM CORE:

UVI Online Course Code : Course Name : Credits :
ACC2110 Financial Accounting 3
ACC2110 Financial Accounting – This introductory financial accounting course introduces the student to the important role of financial accounting in modern business. The key role of financial accounting is to provide useful information to external users in order that a wide variety of economic decisions can be made. The course covers the theory and practice of accounting applicable to the recording, summarizing and reporting of business transactions. Topics include the different types of financial statements and accounts, asset valuation, revenue and expense recognition and appropriate accounting for asset, liability and capital accounts.
ACC2120 Managerial Accounting 3
ACC2120 Managerial Accounting – This course is a continuation of Financial Accounting, shifting the focus from external reporting to internal needs of managers. Managerial accounting information helps managers accomplish three essential functions: planning, controlling and decision making. The course provides students with an understanding of managerial accounting information to enable them to evaluate the usefulness of managerial accounting techniques in the real world. Topics include: managerial accounting terminology, budgeting, costing, breakeven analysis and cost-volume-profitability analysis. The methods of identifying and extracting relevant information from managerial accounting systems as an input to decision making and performance evaluation are stressed throughout the course
MGT3010 Principles of Management 3
MGT 3010 Principles of Management (BUS1120) – A study of the basic principles of business management emphasizing the decision-making approach; planning, organizing, directing, and control in the business enterprise. A history of the study of business management.
BUS3510 Business Law 3
BUS3510 Business Law – This course is designed to provide the student with a basic understanding of the law that affects business operations including the topics of torts, contracts, commercial paper and sales. New developments that affect the legal environment of business are presented from all three sources of law: statutes, regulations and case law. The student will gain a thorough understanding of law that governs business and will gain an understanding of how new developments in technology affect business law.
DSC4500 Project Management 3
DSC4500 Project Management (DSC3250 OR MAT2350, AND GEN2990) – This advanced course identifies the components of modern project management and shows how they relate to the basic phases of a project, starting with conceptual design and advanced development and continuing through detailed design, production and termination. Topics covered include project organization and structure; project planning and control; human behavior in the project setting; and project management information systems. The course places stress on integrative concepts rather than isolated methodologies. It relies on simple models to convey ideas and avoids detailed mathematical formulations, though some of the more important mathematical programming models are presented.
ENT3080 Entrepreneurship 3
ENT3080 Entrepreneurship (MNG1500) – This penultimate course in the core business curriculum is an advanced undergraduate course focusing on entrepreneurship and small business ownership. The major topic of the course is the development of an entrepreneurial endeavor, including analyzing the venture creation process, understanding the groundwork for becoming an entrepreneur and studying real life examples that illustrate entrepreneurial ethics and the global dimensions of entrepreneurship.
EMT2210 Engineering Economics 3
EMT2210 Engineering Economics (MAT2410) – This course emphasizes the systematic evaluation of the cost and benefits associated with proposed technical projects. Topics covered include the time value of money, evaluation of project alternatives, replacement analysis, and cost estimation techniques.
CSC1160 Programming Essentials 3
CSC1160 Programming Essentials – This course introduces problem-solving concepts needed for programming. It covers fundamental control structure such as the sequential structure, the selection structure and the repetition structure. The use of logic in designing programs has general application.
CSC1180 Programming in C++ 4
CSC1180 Programming in C++ (CSC1160) – This course is an introduction to C++ programming. Topics include control structures, arrays, pointers, classes, overloading, inheritance, file processing and data structures.
ELT3970 Digital Electronics/labs 4
ELT3970 Digital Electronics/labs (CSC1160 AND ELT4020) – This is an introductory course to the fundamentals of digital electronics. Topics include number systems and codes, logic gates, Boolean algebra, combinational circuits and PLCs. Sequential circuits are introduced. Circuits are implemented using circuit simulation software and also using a hardware description language.
ELT4040 Microprocessor Systems Engineering/labs 4
ELT4040 Microprocessor Systems Engineering/labs ELT3790 AND EITHER CSC1170 OR CS2420 ) – This course provides a systems-level understanding of microprocessors. Students write practical programs and learn to plan, write, and test software solutions for real applications. A solid understanding of the role of the various types of memory on the modern microcomputer system is covered. The included safety module must be passed in order to progress in and pass this course.
ELT4010 Fundamental Properties of AC Circuits/Lab 4
ELT4010 Fundamental Properties of AC Circuits/Lab (ELT4020 and MAT1430 ) – This course is a continuation of ELT4020. The student is introduced to the concepts and laws which describe the behavior of AC circuits. After an introduction to capacitive and inductive circuits, the behavior of RL, RC and RLC circuits is analyzed using circuit theories. Transformer theory is also covered. A circuit simulation tool is used to build and test AC circuits and to demonstrate the use of an oscilloscope.
ELT4020 Fundamental Properties of DC Circuits/ Lab 4
ELT4020 Fundamental Properties of DC Circuits/ Lab (MAT1400) – This is a comprehensive course on the properties of Direct Current (DC) circuits. Topics include electrical components, electrical quantities and units, voltage, current and resistance. Basic circuit principles are presented for the analysis of series and parallel circuits. Magnetism and electromagnetism is also covered. A circuit simulation tool is used to build and test circuits.
ELT3980 ELectronics I/ Lab 4
ELT3980 Electronics I/Lab (ELT4010 ) – This foundational course in analog electronics introduces the student to the fundamentals of diode and transistor circuit analysis and design. Topics include semiconductors, diode theory and circuits, bipolar transistors, transistor biasing, AC models and voltage amplifiers. Circuit simulation software is used to analyze and design basic diode and transistor circuits.
ELT3990 Electronics II/ Lab 4
ELT3900 Electronics II/ Lab (GE2990) – This course is the second in a two part sequence on electronic devices. Building on the principles of transistor operation in the first electronics course, this course continues with the analysis of power amplifiers, emitter followers, and differential amplifiers. JFETs and MOSFETs are also introduced. The performance of amplifiers is considered based on the frequency response. Exposure to the basics of operational amplifiers is introduced as preparation for optional further course work in op-amps. The course concludes with a treatment of oscillators and power supplies.
ELT4030 Instrumentation and Measurement 4
ELT4030 Instrumentation and Measurement/ Lab (ELT3970, ELT3990, AND PHY2120) – This course focuses on interfacing electronic systems to the environment and mechanical systems through a thorough introduction to pneumatic and electrical sensors and actuators, their specifications and their designation in electrical drawings. Data acquisition systems are studied along with analog and digital signal conditioning, filtering and analog to digital conversion. The basic process control system and the various types of controllers, including programmable logic controllers, are introduced
Program Total
Program Core 56
Program Electives 8
Open Electives 3
Total Program Credits 67
General Education
SSS 1000 Student Success 1
SSS1000 Success – This course provides introduction and orientation to the nature of University education, functions and resources. Topics assist students obtain the necessary skills to attain their educational objectives. Emphasis is on Group process. 1 credit
COM1200 Public Speaking 3
COM 1200 Public Speaking – This course provides students with a broad overview of public speaking, including such topics as audience analysis, idea generation and development, speech organization/ delivery. Topics include effective introductions, conclusions and control over nervousness. In addition, students practice informative and persuasive speeches.
ENG1200 English Composition 3
ENG 1200 English Composition – The writing course that develops critical thinking, investigative research and coherent ideas through the writing of analytical, literary and critical essays and the intense text readings.
ENG2020 Technical Writing 3
ENG2020 Technical Writing – This course develops written communication skills with emphasis on understanding the writing process. Students will analyze readings and practice writing for personal and professional applications. This course satisfies the General Education requirement.
ELT2010 Engineering and Ethics 3
Engineering and Ethics – This course places a strong emphasis upon internet research of case studies, professional codes of ethics and additional tools for solving engineering ethics problems. The professional role that engineering and engineering technologists have to ethically serve society is an underlying theme.
GEN2990 General Education Capstone 3
GEN2990 General Education Capstone – This is the capstone coursework for the Virgin Islands general education program, and it serves a dual purpose. First, this course helps students’ bridge the gap between broadbased learning and discipline-specific education. Second, the course highlights and incorporates specific skills and knowledge attained through general studies and may assist students achieve a greater awareness of how knowledge is intertwined. Furthermore, students may better comprehend how to draw and apply information from experience thus leading them to become more actively engaged and socially aware citizens of various communities.
MAT 1400 College Algebra 3
MAT1400 College Algebra – This course provides an essential introduction to those aspects of algebra and function theory that are essential to the study of higher mathematics. The course introduces the basic concepts of radicals, equations and inequalities (both linear and quadratic), coordinate geometry and graphing techniques and exponential and logarithmic functions. Students will learn the basic concepts through examples with practical applications.
MAT 1430 Pre-Calculus 3
MAT1430 Pre-Calculus (MAT 1400) – An intermediate level mathematics course on the basics of algebra and trigonometry. Topics include factorization, powers and exponents, radicals, quadratic equations, inequalities and absolute value, progressions, graphing, introduction to limits, and basic trigonometry.
MAT 2410 Applied Calculus I 4
MAT2410 Applied Calculus I (MAT1430) – The course provides an introduction to calculus. Topics include limits, derivatives, concavity, applications of the derivative, integration, applications of integrations, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and integrating using parts and substitutions.
MAT 2350 Elementary Statistics 3
MAT2350 Elementary Statistics (MAT 1400) – This intermediate mathematics course presents methods in making analytical decisions using statistics. This course focuses on the characteristics of numerical and categorical data, methods of presentation, and descriptive statistics. Correlation and covariance are presented in the context of business analysis. The course also introduces students to basic methods of sampling and of making inferences using one or two independent samples.
PHY 2110 Physics I 4
PHY2110 Physics I (MAT 1430) – This course provides an introduction to college physics, using an algebra-based approach. It is intended for students majoring in information systems, software engineering technology, computer science, computer engineering technology, and electronics engineering technology. The course covers a range of topics, concepts, and theories in general physics including kinematics and dynamics in 1D and 2D motion, forces and Newton’s laws of motion, work and energy, impulse and momentum, rotational kinematics and dynamics, simple and harmonic motion, fluid dynamics, and temperature and heat. The course also introduces the student to applied physics and applies this to real-world problems of engineering. Includes one (1) lab credit.
PHY 2120 Physics II 4
PHY2120 Physics II (PHY 2110) – This introductory algebra-based physics course is intended for first- and second-year college students, especially those majoring in information systems, software engineering technology, computer science, computer engineering technology, and electronics engineering technology. The course continues Physics I and covers a range of topics, concepts, and theories in general physics including waves and sound, electric forces and electric fields, electric potential energy and the electric potential, electric circuits, magnetic forces and magnetic fields, electromagnetic induction, alternating current (ac) circuits, electromagnetic (EM) waves, the wave nature of light including interference, special relativity, and the dual nature of particles and waves. The course also introduces the student to applied physics and applies this knowledge to real-world problems. Includes one (1) lab credit.
CHE 1510 General Chemistry I 4
CHE1510 General Chemistry I – This is a general chemistry course, intended for engineering students. Topics include: states of matter, thermo-chemistry, ionic and covalent bonding, molecular geometry, rates of reaction, oxidation-reduction equations, thermodynamics and organic chemistry.

Program Snap Shot

Total program Credits 56
Total General Education Credits 41
Total Electives 23
Program total 120

career outlook

This engineering management training will prepare you for management positions in a number of tech fields.

Potential career paths and positions include:

The median annual wage for architectural and engineering managers was $134,730 in May 2016.1

The median annual wage for industrial production managers was $97,140 in May 2016.2

1 https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/architectural-and-engineering-managers.htm

2 https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/industrial-production-managers.htm

Employers can include:

  • Technical services
  • Major manufacturers
  • Multi-national corporations
  • Healthcare facilities
  • Technology firms
  • Government – local, state and federal