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2016-2017 Academic Year
2018-2019 Academic Year
Business Management Program
Preparing You to Lead
Are you a natural leader interested in becoming a business manager or executive? If so, the Business Management program at Ashland University is the right place for you to start.
The management major at Ashland University is a comprehensive overview of the broad skills needed to compete in a global business environment. With a flexible curriculum geared toward your interests, you’ll learn quality managerial skills complemented by a solid foundation in the core of business to become a successful manager.
What to Expect in the Business Management Program
Today’s corporations look for energetic and confident leaders who will add real value to their organization. Business management majors at Ashland University are provided the knowledge and skills to be successful business managers, form effective teams, manage resources, understand the conceptual frameworks required to operate a business, and pursue graduate programs or management careers in a wide variety of business and non-business enterprises. Therefore, no matter what career field you choose, the Business Management major will help you excel in current contemporary business applications in a competitive business world.
Business Management Program Benefits
As a Business Management major, you’ll develop the leadership skills and practical business knowledge you need to advance in any organization.
Other program benefits include:
A flexible format and curriculum based on your interest
Small class sizes with individualized attention
Access to an interdisciplinary faculty with real-world experience in core business, finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship
The Business Management program has a unique curriculum based on your specific interests and career goals. You’ll have the option of studying a specialization such as Human Resource Management or choosing elective courses that expand opportunities for a broader business background.
The managerial skills you’ll acquire in the Business Management Curriculum include:
Problem solving strategies
Skills to motivate & influence others
Ethical principles & moral issues
Business Management Career Outlook
Average Career Salary
Anticipated Career Growth
HR will increase 13 percent from 2010-2020
Business Managers will increase 8 percent from 2010-2020
Recent Employers of Business Management Graduates
JM Smuckers Company
Organizational Development Specialist
Medical & Health Service Manager
Human Resource Manager