Management BSB

About the Major

Management is the study of leadership for the day-to-day operations of a business as well as the future direction a business may go to continue its stated mission. You will motivate employees, build teams, shape corporate cultures, allocate people and resources, and create strategies to improve operations and achieve business goals. You will also study a broad range of business topics and specializations to gain a big picture understanding of the corporate world.

Skills and abilities this major develops include: leadership, team-building, strategic planning, and resource allocation.

Engaged learning experiences

Regardless of your major or future career, engaged learning is vital to your present and future. It makes you more marketable for jobs and professional schools upon graduation, it enables you to build deeper connections with faculty and staff in your field of study, and it makes your learning personal by connecting your interests and values with the curriculum from your classes. Check out the three ideas below for places to get started, or learn more at IUPUI’s Institute for Engaged Learning website.

Major Possibilities

Sample Coursework

  • Effective negotiations
  • Financial management
  • International business environment
  • New venture creation
  • Operations management
  • Organizations and organizational change

Possible Careers

  • Store manager
  • Customer service manager
  • Operations manager
  • Account manager
  • Hotel manager
  • Public relations manager

Where could I work?

  • State of Indiana
  • Higher education
  • Real estate agencies
  • Banks
  • Stock brokerage firms

Enterprise, Policy, and Planning Cluster

This major is part of the Enterprise, Policy, and Planning (EPP) cluster. The EPP cluster is the academic home of University College students pursuing or interested in business; economics; labor studies; organizational leadership; public and environmental affairs; sport management; and tourism, conventions, and event management.

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