Technology Leadership

Technology Leadership Degree

Technology leadership is a concentration within the Technology Leadership and Innovation major, which is available for students enrolling in Fall 2015 and beyond.

Technology leadership concentration

You will focus on leadership and innovation to develop skills to be a leader for national and global technology enterprises. Learn how to lead innovation technology organizations, global teams and organizational change. Technology laws and policies are also included.

To apply, you will choose the College of Technology and a major in technology leadership and innovation. You’ll declare your concentration when you register for your first semester of classes

Special Features

  • Combine traditional leadership methods with the latest cutting-edge concepts
  • Take advantage of smaller classes taught by faculty from a variety of professional backgrounds
  • Gain an upper hand in employment by bringing practical skills to the workplace
  • Study Abroad in Munich without delaying your graduation date.

ATTN: OLS students

Current organizational leadership and supervision (OLS) students can use the same resources listed on this page. OLS plans of study remain active for those students already enrolled at Purdue prior to the summer of 2015.

Placement Data

Number of Graduates Percent of Grads Reported Placement Rate Average Salary
59 74.6% 84.1% $41,169

Potential Job Titles

  • Customer relations manager
  • Operations manager
  • Team leader
  • Retail manager
  • Technology project leader
  • Productivity improvement coordinator

In addition to the fees charged to all Purdue students (technology fee, repair and rehabilitation fee, student fitness and wellness fee), students in the College of Technology pay a differential general service fee of $286.00 each semester.

Full information about tuition and fees is available on the Purdue Bursar’s Office Web site.

From the U.K. to Mexico, Singapore, and China, nearly 40 study abroad programs at Purdue are open to College of Technology students. Programs range from just a few weeks to semester and year-long stays. 

New for Spring 2015: Study Abroad in Munich for a semester without delaying your graduation date.