Loading

Take Charge of Your Career

Business Administration - Management

What is Management?
ColumnsManagement professionals enjoy a people-oriented career and the challenge of making decisions that impact the success of a business. They generally work in areas such as department stores, service industries, financial institutions, non-profit organizations, hotels and restaurants, manufacturing firms, government agencies, and the healthcare industry. 

The concentration in Management is designed to train broadly competent administrators for service in a wide variety of organizations. The prime objective of the program is to develop future managers who are knowledgeable, adaptive, ethical, and capable of exceeding the performance expectations of today’s fast-paced workplace. Management majors will learn leadership skills that will enable them to direct and develop competent and satisfied employees. This concentration provides an excellent foundation for further study in graduate and professional programs.

 

Flexibility 
The Junior and Senior years of this concentration may be completed entirely online.

Employment Opportunities:
Retail Management
Hotel and Restaurant
Management Human Resource
Management Bank Management
Self-employment
Product Management
Personnel Recruiter
Benefits Specialist
Operations Management


Suggested Course of Study

B.S. in Business Administration - Management

Freshman

First Semester

EN 101 English Composition 3 hr
HIS History Survey 3hr
Natural Science 3hr
Natural Science Lab 1 hr
MA ___ Math 113,130, or 181 3hr
UN 101 Freshman Seminar 1hr
Health Related 1 hr

Total: 15 hrs

Second Semester

COM 101 Oral Communication 3 hr
Fine Arts History/Appreciation 3 hr
Natural Science 3 hr
Natural Science Lab 1 hr
MA 123 Statistics 3 hr
General Elective 3 hr

Total: 16 hr

Sophomore

First Semester

EN ___ Literature Survey 3 hr
General Elective 3 hr
EC 201 Principles of Economics I 3 hr
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3hr
EN 102 English Composition II 3 hr

Total: 15 hr

Second Semester

History, Liturature or Art Survey/Appreciation 3hr
General Elective 3hr
Additional Math or Science 3 hr
EC 202 Principles of Economics II 3hr
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 3hr
PLG 241 Legal Environment of Business 3hr

Total: 18 hr

Junior

First Semester

MIS 160 Spreadsheet Applications 3hr
FIN 340 Financial Markets
BQA 345 Statistical Analysis for Business 3hr
MKT 361 Principles of Marketing 3 hr
MGT 381 Principles of Management 3hr

Total: 15 hr

Second Semester

ENT 280 Intro to Entrepreneurship
MGT 382 Organizational Behavior 3hrs
FIN 355 Business Finance 3hrs
PHL ___ Philosophy (non-religion) 3hr
MGT 386 Human Resource Management 3hrs

Total: 15 hr

Senior

First Semester

Business Elective 3 hrs
General Elective 3hr
MGT 385 Operations/Production Management 3hrs
BU ___ Internship or Senior Seminar 3hrs
Select one: MGT 383, MKT 365, MGT 387 3hrs

Total: 15 hr

Second Semester

General Elective 3hrs
ACC 465 Managerial Accounting 3 hrs
MKT 490 Marketing Management
Business Elective 3hrs
MGT 497 Strategic Management 3hr

Total: 15 hr

Business Majors require a minimum of 124 credit hours to graduate.

 

Courses used to satisfy requirements in the major cannot be used to satisfy requirements for another major or a business major.
A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in EN 101, EN 102, any math course, Business Core or other COB required course.
Only six hours of Business Electives can be taken below the 300 level.
MIS157 cannot be used as a Business or MIS elective.

This curriculum sheet is a sample and is intended to be a tentative guideline for the order in which courses should be taken to fulfill the requirements of the major.
Courses may be taken out of the suggested order as long as the prerequisite system for each course has been fulfilled.
The course rotation is not fixed and is subject to change.
Courses taken during the summer, transfer courses from other universities and community colleges, and correspondent courses may be used to fulfill the major requirements.
Community college transfer students must earn at least 50 percent of their academic credits from a senior institution, including at least 25 percent of those hours from MUW.  MUW does not award credit for technical or vocational courses.
The total number or general electives will vary.

Department of Business

Department of Business

Dr. Marty Brock
Chair

Reneau Hall
Phone: (662) 329-7152
Fax: (662) 329-7458
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.