Careers in Management
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree with a concentration in

What jobs are available?

Human resource manager, Business manager, Hospital/HMO administrator, Real estate/insurance agents, Banker, Retail store or factory manager, Owner of business, or Consulting.

Who employs Management majors?
  • Government agencies
  • Manufacturing firms
  • Hospitals/HMOs
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Retail and service companies
  • Financial institutions
  • Hotels and resorts
Good skills or traits for Management majors:
  • Develop strong leadership skills and the ability to work well with others.
  • Increase organizational skills and ability to analyze problems.
  • Have good decision making and problem-solving abilities.
  • Requires high motivation, self-confidence and good judgment.
  • Obtain good oral and written communication skills.
Special training, degrees or experience I may need:
  • Do an internship or co-op in your area of interest to gain practical  experience.
  • Be an active leader in on-campus organizations.
  • A Master's (usually an MBA) will be helpful for promotions.
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