History of the Department of Technology and Society at SUNY Korea
Former Department of Technology and Society at SUNY Korea is the oldest and largest of the departments initially introduced to SUNY Korea by Stonybrook University. A brief timeline of events is provided below.
2009.05.12 SUNY Board of Trustees approves a resolution (download a PDF version of the resolution below) authorizing the development and implementation of overseas educational programs and related academic degree and research collaborations with partner universities and institutions located in the Incheon Free Economic Zone.
2012.03.02 1st Day of Class for the Charter Class in the graduate studies program (M.S. in Technological Systems Management)
Department of Technology and Society Chair, Professor Fred Phillips, addressing the first class of graduate students.
2012.08.03 Operation of undergraduate program approved by MEST
2013.03.04 1st Day of Class for the charter undergraduate class of the B.S. program in Technological Systems Management. 129 students applied for the program and 26 students from South Korea, the United States and Chile enrolled out of 30 who were offered admission.