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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Management B.B.A.


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Major in Management


(Major Code: 311)

The B.B.A. degree in Management has two distinct tracks: traditional management and management with a specialization in human resource (HR) management. The traditional management degree prepares graduates for a wide range of managerial positions in business, government, and non-profit organizations. It also provides a solid foundation for students interested in pursuing graduate studies in business, law, and a variety of other disciplines. Courses for the management program are designed to enhance students' knowledge and skills pertaining to entrepreneuriship, managerial communication, leadership, international management, strategic management, and ethical conduct.

 

The management degree with a specialization in human resource (HR) management prepares graduates who can contribute to the missions of organizations, both operationally and strategically. Human resources professionals are expected to deal with the complexities and challenges of managing today's workforce. The programs content provides a comprehensive coverage of the major human resource responsibilities, including recruitment, selection, training and development, compensation, benefits, performance appraisal, employee relations, health and safety, and strategic HR planning.

University Core Curriculum Requirements


Refer to the "University Core Curriculum " section of this catalog. Students must take the following courses.

From Mathematics - Code 20 (3 hours)


From Social and Behavioral Sciences - Code 80 (3 hours)


B.B.A. Degree Requirements


Business core. (See the B.B.A. core, in the "Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Degree Core Requirements " section of the catalog.)

Management Requirements


Management with a Specialization in Human Resource Management Requirements


Additional electives to total 120 hours


Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides


The following Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides (suggested course sequence) are available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • Management B.B.A.
  • Management with a Specialization in Human Resource Management

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