Description of Management Program

The management concentration provides a comprehensive study of all areas of the business environment. Attention is given to preparing students with the theoretical and practical knowledge, needed to be well-rounded business professionals, who can lead in both domestic and globally complex organizations.

Click on the link below for a pdf copy of a sample degree plan for a degree in Management. All students should first consult with their academic advisors for assistance in completing this document.

Sample Degree Plan for Management – Fall 2017 PDF

Click on the link below for a copy of a recommended course sequence for a degree in Management.

Suggested Course Sequence for Management – Fall 2017 PDF

Why Major in Management?

Today’s dynamic business environment requires graduates who can minimize the threats and maximize the opportunities that are present in the workforce. Regardless of the career path chosen, your effectiveness and efficiency at work depend on your ability to work with and lead people. The study of management provides students with the knowledge needed to understand and control business practices, policies and procedures to lead an organization and its people.

A major in management can open many doors, especially for entrepreneurs and leaders. Because of its diversity, management is suitable for people with all types of personalities. Students will develop the interpersonal and technological skills they will need in their professional careers.

Career Opportunities in Management

The study of management is intended to prepare graduates to succeed in leadership positions in both the private and public sector in almost any business environment. Careers in the field include:

  • Human Resource Manager
  • General Manager
  • Recruiter
  • Consultant
  • Operations Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Entrepreneur