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Business Management

Application Deadline

July 1, 2014

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management at St. Edward’s gives you the tools to master business strategies and practices and to work in a management role in any business sector.

Students gain a thorough understanding of how businesses operate and how different management strategies work. Coursework culminates in a strategic project where you’ll assume the role of top management in an organization. You’ll identify, analyze and solve business problems using case studies and simulations.

Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management

Overview:

As a BBA in Business Management major, you'll develop core business skills in such areas as accounting, finance, marketing, human resources and strategic management. And you'll learn how to implement management concepts to improve strategic performance in your workplace and community.

Students pursuing this degree enjoy the challenge of helping their organizations thrive, becoming leaders in their communities and embracing change.

Career opportunities could include working as an operations manager for a Fortune 500 software enterprise, a business development manager with a retail franchise group or a marketing representative with a real estate firm. Through this program, you will develop the critical skills for managing businesses, whether in a corporate, entrepreneurial or nonprofit setting.

Course Preview:

BBA in Business Management majors take courses from these groups:

REQUIRED COURSES
Students who major in business management complete required courses that include Principles of Accounting, Legal and Social Environment of Business, Microeconomics Principles, Human Resource Management, and Operations Management.

GENERAL EDUCATION AND MISSION COURSES
All New College programs require general education and mission courses designed to refresh and expand your knowledge and skills in research methods, critical thinking and writing, and oral presentation, among others.

SUPPORT COURSES
Students complete support courses that align with business management, such as Business and Professional Speaking and Managing for Diversity.

View the Degree Plan (PDF) for sample course information for the Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management.

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