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Technology Management

Upgrade from expert to industry leader by combining your technical experience with critical management skills.

Learn to manage teams, build business strategies and grow organizations across technological industries.

The Technology Management program prepares technologists and other technology experts with the advanced skills and focused management training they need to act as effective supervisors and managers.

Through this program, you will build the knowledge, skills and abilities required to develop management strategies, create business plans, identify market opportunities and develop and implement marketing strategies. You’ll learn to manage research and development and technical projects, plan budgets and apply the principles of economics, accounting and finance. You’ll also develop crucial communication and interpersonal skills, learn to foster organizational diversity and help build effective multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Program Type
    Full-time
  • Credential
    Advanced Diploma
  • Annual Intake
    Winter
  • Location
    Notre Dame Campus
  • How to Enrol
    Application required
  • Application Type
    Regular admission
  • Program Length
    1 year
  • International Program
    Open to students from around the globe

Experience a Polytechnic Education

Full-time Delivery: Something New Every Term

In this program, you will complement your technical expertise with advanced communication and management skills and learn to plan, manage and inspire technological innovation and organizational growth.

TERM 1

Develop innovation management frameworks and build versatile analysis, research and planning skills across various management roles.

TERM 2

Explore organizational processes, marketing and workplace culture, collaboration and diversity while evaluating business case studies with classmates.

Employment Potential

Prepare yourself for career success

Potential Grad CAREERS

  • Project coordinator
  • Production/scheduling coordinator
  • Client/customer service representative
  • Team supervisor/manager
  • Engineer/technologist
  • Data/business analyst
  • Application developer
  • Project manager
  • Digital marketing specialist
  • Account manager
  • Business development specialist
  • Production specialist
  • Operations manager
  • Procurement/supply chain associate
  • Product development lead
  • Service delivery manager
  • Client trainer
  • Manager

What to Expect in This Program

Get Prepared for the Future of Work

Excel with small class sizes, practical learning and experienced instructors, all focused on your success. With an employer-driven education, you won’t just be ready for a career – you’ll be prepared to stay in front of what’s ahead.

At RRC Polytech, you’ll combine in-depth classroom learning with experiential workshops and tours to build practical experience and industry insight.
Connect with industry leaders and showcase your work at student-focused networking events like Applied Research & Innovation Day.
Explore diverse career opportunities and meet a variety of potential employers at RRC Polytech’s career fair.
Connect and collaborate with a diverse community of students, instructors and professionals across hundreds of industries.
Learn to plan, manage and market technological innovation and stay on the cutting edge of your industry.

Graduate Success

As a Technology Management graduate, you’ll take advantage of versatile communication, scientific management and strategy development skills to become a vital part of your organization’s success. You’ll also inspire innovation and teach others to embrace professional and cultural diversity across various teams and technical environments.

The statistics below represent the opinions and employment statuses of this program’s recent grads. They were retrieved from the 2017-2018 RRC Polytech Graduate Satisfaction and Employment Report.

100% – NEW GRADS HIRED

Through the Technology Management program, you’ll enhance your career potential by combining your deep technical knowledge with versatile leadership and management skills. No matter where your career goals take you, you’ll spark innovation, create meaningful employee engagement and inspire success.

100% – CONSIDER PROGRAM UP TO DATE

RRC Polytech programs are designed in collaboration with expert instructors, industry leaders and employers. These partnerships help ensure your skills are up to date, aligned with industry needs and prepare you for innovation and exciting new opportunities.

100% – SATISFIED WITH RRC POLYTECH EDUCATION

Our Technology Management instructors are focused on supporting your success. By incorporating your personal work experiences, they’ll help you explore innovative solutions and essential management skills and help you to understand technology as a consumer, manager and developer.

“Technology Management helped me transition from a technologist to entry-level management and reach my goals.”

Brent Houle
City of Winnipeg

“Red River College Polytechnic provided me with the platform to gain real workplace training through collaboration, integration and inclusion.”

Abdulatif Iradukunda
Fort Building Maintenance

Who Should Enrol?

Turn your talents into academic success

As a Technology Management student, you want to inspire others, enhance your career potential and drive meaningful change in your industry. You have in-depth knowledge and practical experience in your field and want to combine it with professional management, communication and leadership skills. You also want to delve deeper into organizational structures, business strategy and workplace culture.

Students that excel in this program often share these interests, skills and personality traits.

PERSONALITY TRAITS

  • Adaptable
  • Big-picture thinker
  • Challenge-driven
  • Critical thinker
  • Team-oriented

SKILLS

  • Adaptability
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Lifelong learning

INTERESTS

  • Innovation
  • Technology
  • Processes
  • Strategy
  • Collaboration
  • Value
  • Projects
  • Risk management

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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SCHOLARSHIPS

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OTHER INFORMATION

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LIST OF COURSES

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Ensure signup goes smoothly and understand program requirements before registering. Review required documents and procedures to make sure you’re prepared to enter this program.

OTHER INFORMATION

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Your future is within reach, and we’re here to help you achieve it. Experience industry-focused opportunities available at RRC Polytech and develop the knowledge and skills to grow, lead and excel in your future career.

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Support yourself while pursuing your RRC Polytech education. You may be eligible for loans, grants and bursaries to help tackle your financial needs.

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