Business management is a wide-open field with opportunities in a large variety of settings. There are many types of management positions in small, mid-size and large organizations within industry, government and service fields. There will always be a need for effective, highly trained managers.


In addition, Management majors must complete 61 credits in the major.

Required Courses for Management Degree:

Business Core (33 credits)

BUS 101 Financial Accounting*
BUS 200 Managerial Accounting or BUS 250 Accounting Principles
BUS 206 Management Principles*
BUS 207 Marketing Principles*
BUS 315 Data Analytics & Information Systems
BUS 342 Business Law
BUS 410 Financial Markets
BUS 411 Financial Decision Making
BUS 426 Strategic Management
BUS 441 Cooperative Education in Business I (enrolled for at least 3 credits)
MAT 208 Introductory Statistics or MAT 209 Probability and Statistics
* must earn a grade of “C” or better

Related Area (6 credits)

ECON 248 Macroeconomics
ECON 249 Microeconomics

High Performer Development Series (3 credits)

BUS 251 High Performer Development Series I
BUS 351 High Performer Development Series II
BUS 451 High Performer Development Series III

Recommended Courses (Optional)

BUS 441 Cooperative Education in Business I

Management Courses (18 credits)

BUS 280 Human Resource Management
BUS 312 International Business I
BUS 320 Stakeholder Relations
BUS 332 Operations Management
BUS 342 Business Law
BUS 431 Entrepreneurship
BUS 450 Organizational Leadership

Professional Readiness (1 credit)

UNIV 200 Career & Internship Preparation

Choosing a dual major can make you even more marketable after graduation. Complementary majors to management include accounting, marketing, sport management and human resource management.

Business Minor

Students who major in another area can minor in business by earning 21 credits. Required courses for a business minor are:

BUS 101 Financial Accounting
BUS 200 Managerial Accounting
BUS 206 Management Principles
BUS 207 Marketing Principles
BUS 342 Business Law
BUS 410 Financial Markets ECON 248 Macroeconomics OR ECON 249 Microeconomics

Special Announcement: Due to Hurricane Ian some classes may be canceled due to staff and students being impacted by the storm.

Special Announcement: All late start classes will now begin on October 17, 2022 to allow more time for students to register and staff to prepare for those courses