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Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering Technology with dual degree option for MBA (Human Resources Management)

BS in Nuclear Engineering Technology/ MBA (Human Resources Management) Dual Degree

Excelsior College introduced the nation's first ABET-accredited online nuclear engineering technology degree, combining superior academics with the flexibility and convenience of distance learning.

You can get even more of those benefits by earning an online Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering Technology with dual degree option for MBA (Human Resources Management concentration).

Because it's an online program, Excelsior's nuclear engineering technology degree with MBA degree option is an ideal choice for working adults who need to fit college education into busy lives and tight schedules. You'll take online nuclear engineering technology classes where and when it's convenient, while also benefiting from:

  • Student-friendly transfer policies that ensure you receive all the credits you deserve for approved courses from other accredited colleges.
  • Academic credit for many military classes and approved professional training courses.
  • Affordable tuition and budget-friendly payment plans.
  • Academic support from Excelsior's exceptional advisors.

With an MBA, Become a Leader in the Nuclear Engineering Technology Industry

Excelsior College developed both the nuclear engineering technology degree program and the online MBA program with direct input from technical experts and industry leaders.

Our programs meet or exceed the highest standards of academic quality and are led by experienced professors from top colleges and universities around the country. All course materials are routinely modified to integrate the most relevant, up-to-date concepts.

In the human resources MBA concentration, you'll gain mastery over subjects such as:

  • Labor relations
  • Workforce diversity
  • Conflict resolution
  • Employee recruitment and retention

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BS / MBA Nuclear Engineering Technology Degree Requirements

BS in Nuclear Engineering Technology / MBA Credit Requirements

The Bachelor's in Nuclear Engineering Technology/ MBA degree program is offered in conjunction with the School of Business & Technology. The dual degree track requires 154-157 credits. Students are awarded their bachelor's degree by completing 60 credits in the arts and sciences component, 48 credits in the nuclear engineering technology component, and 10-13 credits for the free elective component. Students achieve graduate status after completion of the 6-credit bridge component. The 30-credit graduate course component completes the master's degree requirements.

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Program Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge of natural sciences, including physics, chemistry, thermodynamics, atomic physics, and nuclear physics.
  • Demonstrate the ability to understand, measure, and provide quantitative expressions of natural science phenomena, including experimentation, observation, and accurate measurement.
  • Apply the fundamentals of algebra, trigonometry, and calculus to problem solving in nuclear engineering technology areas.
  • Make technical presentations in English using language appropriate to the audience.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the written communication of technical information using standard English.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer applications or documentation of the use of one or more computer software packages for technical problem solving appropriate to the nuclear engineering technology discipline.
  • Demonstrate technical competency in electrical theory, nuclear and engineering materials, health physics/radiation protection, reactor core fundamentals, plant systems, heat transfer, fluids, and radiation measurement lab.
  • Demonstrate comprehension of currently applicable rules and regulations in the areas of: radiation protection, operations, maintenance, quality control, quality assurance, safety, quality, timeliness, continuous improvement
  • Integrate knowledge of the functional areas of nuclear engineering technology in the safe operation and maintenance of nuclear systems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply design concepts, creativity, balance, accuracy, and confidence limits through the understanding of the relationships between design and the operation of nuclear systems.
  • Participate effectively in groups.
  • Demonstrate an ability to understand professional, ethical, and social responsibilities, including the impacts of culture, diversity, and interpersonal relations.
  • Demonstrate a commitment and ability to continue to engage in lifelong learning.

Upon successful completion of the Excelsior College MBA program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Analyze real-world business problems and generate recommendations for action.
  • Integrate accounting, marketing, finance, management and economics into a strategic business analysis.
  • Assess the impact of the global business environment on business situations.
  • Apply quantitative methods to analysis of business situations.
  • Perform ethically and professionally in business and society.
  • Communicate effectively to relevant audiences in written materials.
  • Collaborate in teams to produce required deliverables.
  • Apply Project Management skills to business situations.
  • Assess the ethical implications of actions for diverse stakeholders.

Educational Objectives

As an Excelsior College baccalaureate-level nuclear engineering technology graduate you will be able to:

  • Apply general and discipline-specific concepts and methodologies to identify, analyze, and solve technical problems in the nuclear discipline.
  • Demonstrate an individual desire and commitment to remain technically current with, and adaptive to changing technologies through continuous learning and self-improvement.
  • Demonstrate independent thinking, function effectively in team-oriented settings, and maintain a high level of performance in a professional/industrial environment.
  • Communicate effectively in a professional/industrial environment.
  • Perform ethically and professionally in business, industry, and society.
  • Attain increasing levels of responsibility and leadership in the nuclear field.

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Institutional Accreditation

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Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

All of Excelsior College's academic programs are registered (i.e., approved) by the New York State Education Department.

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Specialized Accreditations: Technology: ABET

ABET Specialized Accreditation

The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology and the Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering Technology are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org. ABET is a specialized accrediting agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

  

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org. ABET is a specialized accrediting agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).