Thomas Edison State College

School of Applied Science & Technology

Master of Science in Applied Science and Technology in Nuclear Energy Technology Management

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Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Applied Science and Technology in Nuclear Energy Technology Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Applied Science and Technology degree program in Nuclear Energy Technology Management prepares working professionals for technology specialist and management careers in the nuclear energy sector. The 36-credit program is offered completely online and is designed for nuclear energy professionals interested in professional advancement. The program can be completed in less than two years on a part-time basis and without the need for students to sacrifice their professional and personal responsibilities. Online courses are delivered asynchronously. There are no set times to attend online lectures, which allow students to set their own pace. Students will examine case studies of current issues, such as the Fukushima disaster, to understand best practices and lessons learned from these events. Graduates will learn to solve both technological and human performance challenges in nuclear energy management, resolve safety challenges in the industry and conduct research in nuclear technology management. Core applied science and technology courses cover organizational research, productivity measurement and continuous improvement, project management, technology innovation and commercialization and corporate and social responsibility. The Nuclear Energy Technology Management area of specialization courses include Human Performance Improvement, Atmospheric Dispersion of Radioisotopes, Criticality Safety, Current Case Studies and a master’s project.

Accreditation:

Thomas Edison State College is regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. This prestigious accreditation is part of a national system of quality assurance which requires colleges and universities to reach a common unde

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Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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