TSM - Program Objectives:

  1. Develop an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and technology.
  2. Learn how to select components and assemble a system to meet specified needs.
  3. Recognize promising technological innovations and integrate them into current production or managerial practices.
  4. Diagnose, evaluate, maintain, and improve technological systems that monitor or control agricultural/natural resources operations.
  5. Learn how to work productively either individually or as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  6. Develop an ability to effectively communicate technical matters to a lay-audience.
  7. Acquire a knowledge of contemporary issues.
  8. Acquire the broad education necessary to understand the impact of their work in a ethical, economic and societal context.
  9. Recognized the need for and have the ability to engage in life-long learning.