The Department of Technology is recognized as one of the premier technology programs in the nation at both the bachelor's and master's levels. Annually serving over 600 students, the faculty and staff are dedicated to preparing individuals for leadership positions as management-oriented technology professionals in six undergraduate programs and four areas of graduate study.
The Computer Systems Technology major focuses on preparing professionals for careers related to the management of computer systems and its development. Courses provide a diverse range of technical and professional opportunities. This can lead to careers related to network configuration and operating system administration.
The Construction Management major provides opportunities and experiences that will develop the technical and managerial knowledge necessary for leadership roles in the modern construction industry. Illinois State University's Construction Management program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education.
Engineering Technology at Illinois State University is an applied program that allows students to integrate engineering principles with modern technology. Engineering Technology focuses on the management of processes and materials through hands-on, application-oriented experiences.
The Graphic Communications curriculum prepares students for careers related to digital media development. This includes traditional and digital printing, packaging design, and web management.
The Renewable Energy major is a broad interdisciplinary program focused on the social, economic, and technical issues in the emerging field of renewable energy. This includes topics including biofuels, wind, and solar energy.
The Technology and Engineering Education program at Illinois State University is the largest in Illinois. It emphasizes teaching students the application of technical skills and problem solving, and is recognized as one of the best in the nation.
Our graduate program offers Master of Science and Certificate Programs in the following areas:
The Quality Management and Analytics graduate program will give students analytical techniques used for problem solving and risk situations, all faced by project managers in the field.
Related program: Quality Management and Analytics Graduate Certificate
STEM Education and Leadership is designed to further develop certified teachers and other professionals in the field of technology.
Related program: STEM Education and Leadership Graduate Certificate