University of Arkansas - Little Rock

University of Arkansas - Little Rock

Graduate Certificate in Technology Innovation


2801 S. University Av.

Little Rock, AR 72204

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Technology Innovation

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Certificate in Technology Innovation is a distinctive program intended for working professionals and post-baccalaureate students who are interested in the development, evaluation and implementation of original ideas for existing businesses and new enterprises. The curriculum is designed to teach a specific set of skills necessary to effectively innovate new products and services. Students will learn how to succeed at the following important tasks. * Choose and define problems that are ripe for technological solutions. * Create ideas for solving pressing problems with new or existing technology. * Effectively evaluate ideas so the most promising ones can be identified and selected. * Persuade influential people to support proposals to develop and commercialize new ideas. * Successfully implement solutions in new or existing businesses. The Graduate Certificate in Technology Innovation additionally offers students the opportunity to gain experience at: Creating credibility for themselves and their ideas; hands-on design of a technological solution to a problem the student defines; gaining an understanding of the marriage of business and technology; and learning about the commercialization process. Application Procedure --------------------------- Students can apply online. When asked for the application type, select: "Graduate Degree Seeking." When asked for the planned course of study, select: "Technology Innovation, Graduate Certificate."


The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

International students are welcomed in the Technology Innovation Graduate Certificate program.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 18

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $294.50 (resident), $651.50 (non-resident) USD

In State Tuition (per year): 5301 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 11727 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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