Careers in Management

A degree in management prepares students to move into decision-making positions within modern organizations. Graduates are prepared to make or assist with decisions at all levels, from mission determination, to strategic and tactical management, to management of routine operations. If you are currently looking for a position, click here for job postings.  The degree is also suitable as a stepping stone into advanced studies such as a Master of Business Administration degree.

The management program is appropriate for students who must work with people, projects and objects on an almost equal basis, who plan to work where a less specialized education is preferred or who are undecided about their career choice within management.

Management positions are available virtually all industries, including:

  • Government Agencies
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Banks and Other Financial Institutions
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Service Industries
  • Manufacturing Firms
  • Sports

Students concentrating in human resources management are prepared to become managers of an organization’s human resources.

Graduates in this area seek beginning positions as personnel/human resources generalists or specialists in areas such as:

  • Safety
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance
  • Training and Development
  • Employee Benefits
  • Recruiting