Master's in Technology Leadership

Equipping innovative thinkers with the strategic leadership skills to manage technological change in today's global economy.

Technology fuels almost every aspect of our society.

This rapidly evolving climate requires a new type of leader, one who can think strategically, with an ability to guide people through transformational change. To thrive, you need to complement your technical expertise with solid leadership, communication and relational skills.

Brown’s Master of Science (ScM) in Technology Leadership goes beyond a traditional MBA — it is a transformative 16-month program designed for busy, ambitious professionals who want to take on larger leadership roles and improve organizational performance. Our rigorous curriculum, taught by world-class faculty, will teach you how to break down industry silos, build cross-function collaborations and leverage a diversity of perspectives. We develop technology leaders by equipping them with a broad vision and ability to innovate in a complex business climate.

Structured for professionals, our program blends online learning with in-person sessions so you can earn a Brown degree and build the professional network and leadership skills vital for advancing your business — without interrupting your career.

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Application Open Priority 1 Priority 2 Priority 3 Final Deadline
February 1, 2023 April 3, 2023 June 5, 2023 September 11, 2023 November 1, 2023
Decision Communicated April 15, 2023 June 19, 2023 September 25, 2023 November 15, 2023

Program Snapshot


Blended Low-Residency & Online


16 months starting in January


Between 5-15 years of experience


Brown School of Engineering

The Brown Difference

A learning experience centered around you. Join a close-knit, diverse community of peers and benefit from our intentionally small class sizes with a low student-to-faculty ratio. Our rigorous and highly-supportive curriculum — taught by world-class faculty — is designed to build the network and skills vital to transform your career and business in real-time.

Experience a dynamic, peer-to-peer learning environment that pushes you in new ways. Our programs transcend boundaries and integrate knowledge across fields of study — designed to break down industry silos, broaden your perspective and bring innovative ideas forward. Leave the classroom positioned to transform from a team member to the team leader. 

Brown students and alumni are more than thinkers — they are change agents and doers! We prepare strategic leaders with the deep knowledge, critical thinking, powerful network and cross-industry expertise to go confidently into the world to innovate, solve real-world challenges and drive what's next, both in their fields and in their careers. 

Recent Outcomes

84 %

Promoted within 1 year of graduation

48 %

Promoted while still in the program

24 %

Promoted to VP or C-Suite


Year Average Return on Investment