Why major in Management? Job stability and employer demand for soft skills are just a couple of reasons to consider a Management major as the foundation for your future career.

Managing Workplace Relationships: A Key to Success

The Albers School of Business and Economics offers a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration degree with a major in Management to provide you with the skills that companies in our growing economy look for in their managers. Companies and organizations focus on differentiating themselves in today’s competitive environments, just as employees constantly strive to demonstrate their own value. Management skills are at the center of integrating the needs of companies and the individual.

The Management major will help you gain a strategic management perspective and the knowledge to structure organizations to meet profit and social responsibility goals. At the same time, you will become qualified in important communication and management skills to recruit, retain, and guide individuals and teams to support successful companies and organizations. In addition to required courses in leadership and human resource management, customize the major to suit your personal interests with electives in:

International Management
Team Building

Management: A Rewarding Career Opportunity 

Our department grounds you in both soft and hard skills so you have the emotional and technical knowledge you need to navigate a variety of complex workplaces. A holistic program, our Management major helps you build the insight to serve the needs of the individual and the understanding to manage a successful department.

Soft Skills Courses

Organizational Behavior
Managing Work Teams
Adventure Based Leadership
Managing Diversity

Hard Skills Courses

Entrepreneurship Essentials
Human Resource Management
Business Plan Development
Project/Process Management

Dedicated to Outcomes

Management majors have a wide variety of career paths available to them. Every business large and small needs managers to ensure the company is running smoothly and efficiently.

Where Your Success Adds Up From Day One 

The undergraduate Management program at Albers School of Business and Economics offers you seventy years of academic excellence. As an undergraduate student, you will benefit from small class sizes where you will connect with faculty who are highly qualified and committed to teaching the skills and concepts needed for you to succeed in the world of business and beyond.