Bachelor of Business Administration in Management
The Bachelor of Business Administration in Management degree allows students to become either a generalist or a specialist. The program focuses on the competencies that they will need to generally function as a manager at various levels in many types of organizations. Whether they are seeking employment in a large Fortune 500 company, a non-profit organization, or in an entrepreneurial endeavor, the management major provides business students with the foundation they need to be successful in any business environment.
Mays Business School students are exposed to all the functional areas of business—accounting, finance, statistics, operations management, marketing, and the legal environment—during their first two years of study. As they begin their studies in management, Mays students have the opportunity to take courses that allow them to explore career opportunities and further hone their post-graduation plans. Written and oral communication skills, teamwork abilities, and workplace proficiencies are emphasized in the major. Ultimately, with a combination of coursework and experiential opportunities, students develop competencies that prepare them for entry into such business environments as human resource management, entrepreneurship and small business, retail and services industries, non-profit and governmental entities, and global enterprises.
With dedicated planning, the management major affords maximum choice flexibility of jobs, organizations, and industries, and a solid foundation for pursuing graduate studies in business, law, and a variety of other disciplines.