Minor in Technology and Business

The Scheller College of Business, the College of Design, the College of Sciences, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts offer the competitive-admission technology & business minor through the Denning Technology & Management (T&M) Program. It is a course of study that enables undergraduate students from these colleges to learn one another’s language through innovative coursework and interdisciplinary team projects focused on solving real-world problems presented by T&M’s corporate affiliates. 

The minor in technology & business curriculum requires completing 22 semester credit hours after being accepted to the T&M Program. T&M accepts applications in October. 

Admission information is available at: https://www.scheller.gatech.edu/centers-and-initiatives/steven-a-denning-tech-and-management-program/admissions.html 

Course requirements are available at: https://www.scheller.gatech.edu/centers-and-initiatives/steven-a-denning-tech-and-management-program/curriculum.html  

Program of Study

MGT 3743Analysis of Emerging Technologies3
MGT 3744Managing Product, Service & Technology Development3
MGT 4741Integrative Management Development-Project Preparation3
MGT 4742Integrated Technology and Management Capstone Project4
MGT 3300Marketing Management I3
MGT 3000Financial and Managerial Accounting3
MGT 3078Finance and Investments3
or MGT 3062 Financial Management
  • A maximum of 6 credit hours of Special Topics courses may be included in a minor program or the student may complete 3 credit hours of Special Topics and 3 credit hours of either Special Problems or Undergraduate Research. Students may not use 6 credit hours of either Special Problems or Undergraduate Research for a minor.
  • A maximum of 3 credit hours of transfer credit may be used to satisfy the course requirements for a minor. This includes courses taken at another institution or credit earned through the AP or IB program, assuming the scores meet Georgia Tech minimum standards.
  • It is the major advisor’s responsibility to verify that students are using only courses from the designated block(s) from the student’s major field of study that are allowed to satisfy a minor program, that they are not using any Core Area A-E courses (including humanities and social sciences), and that they are not using any courses for more than one minor or certificate. Any free elective course used to satisfy the course requirements of the student’s major degree program may also be used to satisfy the course requirements for a minor.

GPA Requirement

The minimum, cumulative GPA required for applicants to the Denning T&M Program is 3.0 based on a minimum of 12 hours earned at Georgia Tech. In order for accepted students to maintain their eligibility to remain in the T&M Program, they must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA for the classes required by the Denning T&M curriculum. All courses used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be taken for a letter grade and must be completed with the grade of C (2.00) or better. All 22 credit hours are required.

Application and course descriptions are available at: http://scheller.gatech.edu/centers-initiatives/technology-management-program/index.html