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Technology Management Program

Technology Management Program
Phelps Hall 1332
Telephone (805) 893-5133
Email: tmp@tmp.ucsb.edu
Website: www.tmp.ucsb.edu


Chair: Kyle Lewis
Vice Chair: Gary Hansen


 
Overview

Commercializing new technical advances and discoveries into products or services that benefit society requires business and interpersonal skills as well as technical expertise. These include an ability to work effectively in teams, having a sound understanding of organizational behavior and management, business strategy, technical marketing, basic economics, product and project management, and basic accounting and finance. The Technology Management Program (TMP) provides a solid foundation in these areas to help cultivate early managerial and business leadership talent for technology businesses.

Mission Statement 

TMP is a unique educational program that exposes innovative, energetic, and entrepreneurially minded students to key important business practices for new product success, new venture creation, and leadership in technology driven businesses. TMP is redefining business education with a targeted curriculum for the creation and management of tomorrow's technology ventures.