Technological Entrepreneurship (M.A.S.)
The Master of Technological Entrepreneurship program gives aspiring high-tech entrepreneurs the skills and knowledge they need to make their business ideas a reality.
The program draws on Illinois Tech’s Stuart School of Business, Chicago-Kent College of Law, and Institute of Design, as well as Chicago’s vibrant entrepreneurial community, to offer a comprehensive set of courses and hands-on experiences in which students explore the ways to apply innovative, entrepreneurial, and design-thinking approaches in their work.
The Master of Technological Entrepreneurship program draws on the resources of Illinois Tech’s business, law, and design schools to give aspiring high-tech entrepreneurs the skills and knowledge they need to make their business ideas a reality.
The Master of Technological Entrepreneurship is ideal for students with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics who are looking to gain the necessary business, design, innovation, and legal skills to launch startups and take on leadership positions in small and mid-sized businesses where technology plays a key role.
Courses in the Master of Technological Entrepreneurship program are designed to develop the expertise and problem-solving abilities that entrepreneurs need to thrive in highly competitive business environments, including: strategizing for the high-tech business space, design thinking, and navigating the legal and transactional aspects of forming and growing businesses.
- Completed Online Application
- Official transcript submission with a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- GMAT or GRE score within five years of testing date. The GRE or GMAT requirement may be waived for highly qualified applicants based on excellent professional or academic background
- Official TOEFL or IELTS score, if required. A minimum score of 85 on the internet-based TOEFL, 600 on the paper-based TOEFL, or 7.0 on the IELTS exam is required for admission consideration
- A one-page professional statement of goals and objectives
- At least one letter of recommendation from an academic or professional reference