Department of Extended Studies

The Human Element in Technology

The Human Element in Technology

      By Eric Masten – Graduate Student  in Technology Management at Florida Tech Extended Studies/ Eglin AFB Florida   As we know technology is quickly shaping the way that we do everything in our [...]

Logistics Management: A life-raft in a complex ocean

Logistics Management: A life-raft in a complex ocean

By Wayne Baugh, Management-Logistics Concentration M.S. ’08. After gaining my master’s degree in management with a concentration in logistics from Florida Tech Hampton Roads, I was able to execute more complex logistical missions with little to [...]

Humanware & Technology Management

Humanware & Technology Management

  On Mission at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida – High-Tech with a Human Touch We are ‘On Mission’ to continue our trajectory to impact our worlds. The Eglin, Extended Studies, Florida Tech Site begins classes [...]

Florida Tech Patuxent Introduces Panther Den

Florida Tech Patuxent Introduces Panther Den

The Florida Institute of Technology Patuxent Extended Studies site in Lexington Park, Md., recently introduced the Panther Den, an accelerator organization to support Southern Maryland businesses and startup entities. The Panther Den is part of a [...]

Mark D’ Antonio: A Risk Master in Contract Management

Mark D’ Antonio: A Risk Master in Contract Management

Florida Tech alumnus and faculty member Mark D’Antonio, recently received the Macfarlan Award for his journal article “How to Mitigate Risk in a Portfolio of Contracts,” published in the Journal of Contract Management.   1. What [...]

Oceanography Alumna Continues the Mission for Transitioning Veterans

Oceanography Alumna Continues the Mission for Transitioning Veterans

(Melissa Steinman with Billy Jack) [Melissa was recently featured in Florida Tech Today for her work with The Mission Continues, a non-profit organization for transitioning military veterans, which led to a cameo in Star Trek: Into [...]

Project Management Master’s Student Connection to the Real Argo Mission

Project Management Master’s Student Connection to the Real Argo Mission

By John McInnis, Project Management- Information Systems ‘14   A little bit about myself I currently live in Austin, Texas, and am employed by the City of Austin’s municipally owned electric utility, Austin Energy, as a [...]

Extended Studies Virtual Site Faculty Member Among Top 25 Women Professors in Maryland

Extended Studies Virtual Site Faculty Member Among Top 25 Women Professors in Maryland

Professor Mary Beth Klinger was recently named among the Top 25 Women Professors in Maryland. Serving as a faculty member for the Extended Studies Virtual Site, she shares her insights on teaching, pursuing your master’s degree [...]

Why I chose to pursue my acquisition and contract management degree at Florida Tech

Why I chose to pursue my acquisition and contract management degree at Florida Tech

By W. Alan Wile, Acquisition and Contract Management M.S. ‘14 I feel like I need to start off by saying that I heard about Florida Institute of Technology from a very good friend who is a [...]

Meet Colonel Mundris, Recent M.S. in Project Management Graduate

Meet Colonel Mundris, Recent M.S. in Project Management Graduate

Sigitas Mundris is currently serving as Colonel in the Lithuanian Armed Forces. He recently achieved his master’s in project management at the Department of Extended Studies’ Virtual Site. Why did you decide to pursue your master’s [...]