The most flexible of A.C.U.’s business-related majors, a management degree prepares a graduate to enter a range of organizations, from startups to Fortune 500 companies, and gives them the tools to hone their skills and expand their competencies in their chosen career field.
Career options are diverse, and our concentrations allow you to specialize in one of four areas. Each management major must have at least one concentration. Many of our students jump-start their careers through an internship program.
University Requirements: 56 credit hours
+ Major Requirements: 63 credit hours (Choice of 4 tracks)
+ Electives: 9 credit hours
= Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
You’ll take courses such as:
- Operations Management
- Leadership in Organizations
- Employee and Labor Relations
- Launching the Venture
- Business Intelligence
- Business Leadership
- Business Process Management
- Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy
- Human Resource Management
- International Business
What can you do after graduation?
- Training and Development Manager
- General Manager
- Purchasing Manager
- Employee Relations
- Employee Compensation
- Administrative Service Manager
- Emergency Management Director
- Executive Director
- Operations or Production Management
Experiential Learning Opportunities
College of Business Administration students, including management majors, can participate in a number of relevant learning and networking activities including:
- SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) is a student chapter in one of the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management
- A.C.U. CEO (Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization) is the premier global entrepreneurship network promoting entrepreneurial spirit across campus
- Enactus: community of student, academic and business leaders applying business concepts to develop community outreach projects, transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world
- Springboard elevator pitch and ideas challenge events
- Venture Out (team-based business simulation)
- Study abroad
- Leadership Summit (a winter break learning experience in Colorado)
About the College of Business Administration
The AACSB-accredited College of Business Administration at A.C.U. equips emerging leaders through academic excellence, faith infusions, global experience and career readiness. The Mabee Business Building is a 55,000-square-foot space with 17 state-of-the-art classrooms and labs, common areas (including the bright and airy atrium), a cafe and computer lab.
Majors within the college include accounting, financial management, information systems, management and marketing.
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