Telecommunications Management Studies is a program that prepares individuals to apply business skills to design, implement, and manage the voice, video, and data networking systems of organizations.
Telecommunications Management Studies majors and degree programs likely include courses in telecommunications concepts and technologies, network operations and management, wireless communications and mobile computing, cybersecurity, regulation and public policy, business practices and management, and written and oral communications.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Telecommunication Management (use the College Search feature and enter " telecommunications management " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Telecommunications Management Studies?
If you complete a degree in this field, you will have several different career paths to follow. People with an associate degree can often find work in areas such as customer service. Those with bachelor's degree may find employment ranging from equipment installers to systems engineers. With a master’s in telecommunications management, you may find work in managerial positions within the industry.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Telecommunications Management Studies:
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- National Coalition for Telecommunications Education and Learning
- Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers
- Telecommunications Industry Association
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