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Management majors participate in a variety of educational experiences that develop knowledge of people, teams, and organizations. This knowledge will enable them to be effective members and eventual leaders in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations of all sizes. Majors learn what to pay attention to, how to analyze situations and how to make decisions to achieve the best results. These experiences enhance emotional intelligence, interpersonal and leadership skills.

Total Credits Required for Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 123

Requirements for the Major
Required Credits: 21
(To fulfill professional major requirements in the standard degree program for bachelor's in business administration)

Major Requirements Click on any course number to see all course descriptions.
Course # Course Title
MGT 421 Leadership in the 21st Century
MGT 340 Project Management
MGT 450 Managing in a Global Environment
MGT 480 Internship
Functional Elective (3 credits) from a functional business area or approved Accounting, Finance, Insurance or Marketing elective:
ENT 314 Principles of Entrepreneurship
MGT 410 Human Resource Management

Two Management Electives (six credits) should also be selected in consultation with an advisor. 

Professional Certification
The Barney School encourages management majors to obtain project management professional certification.  Students should complete the project management minor.  After completing MGT 4xx, Advanced Project Management, students should pursue the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) designation offered by the Project Management Institute.  Apply for combined PMI student membership and CAPM® certification.  Fill out this form to apply for reimbursement after you have successfully completed the CAPM exam.