Faculty Spotlight

Sullivan
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Dr. Dan Sullivan comes to Ashland University with a diversified business and academic background. Dan began his business career with General Motors as an hourly...Read more
Pittenger
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Dr. Khushwant Pittenger, professor of business management, joined Ashland University in 1987. She earned her B.A. (honors) and Post-Graduate Diploma in international trade from Punjab...Read more
Dr. Raymond Jacobs
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Dr. Raymond Jacobs, associate dean and professor of management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1990. Dr...Read more
Stoll
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Dr. Robert Stoll is the chair of the Department of Management, International Business, Supply Chain Management and Entrepreneurship. Bob is an assistant professor of operations...Read more
Pittenger
Faculty
Dr. Khushwant Pittenger, professor of business management, joined Ashland University in 1987. She earned her B.A. (honors) and Post-Graduate Diploma in international trade from Punjab...Read more
Sullivan
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Dr. Dan Sullivan comes to Ashland University with a diversified business and academic background. Dan began his business career with General Motors as an hourly...Read more
Kumar
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Dr. Venkataramany joined Ashland University in 1999. He received his MBA, M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. His teaching specializations...Read more
Westerfelt
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Dr. Debra Westerfelt is an associate professor of business management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. Dr. Westerfelt earned a Bachelor of Science...Read more
Kalamas
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Joan Berry Kalamas, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), joined the Ashland University faculty as a professional instructor in business management. She spent 25 years...Read more
Westerfelt
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Dr. Debra Westerfelt is an associate professor of business management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. Dr. Westerfelt earned a Bachelor of Science...Read more
Kalamas
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Joan Berry Kalamas, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), joined the Ashland University faculty as a professional instructor in business management. She spent 25 years...Read more
Kumar
Faculty
Dr. Venkataramany joined Ashland University in 1999. He received his MBA, M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. His teaching specializations...Read more

Careers in Business Management

Average Career Salary

$45,000-$65,000

Anticipated demand over next 10 years

HR will increase 13 percent from 2010-2020

Business Managers will increase 8 percent from 2010-2020

Managerial Skills Acquired in Business Management Curriculum

  • Problem Solving Strategies
  • Prepare persuasive Presentations
  • Motivate & influence people
  • Apply ethical principles & moral issues
  • Consulting skills

Recent employers of our Business Management Graduates include:

  • Pepsi Corporation
  • Timken Company
  • Goodyear Corporation
  • JM Smuckers Company Read More...

Typical job occupations

  • Management Analyst
  • Production Manager
  • Organizational Development Specialist
  • Medical & Health Service Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Corporate Trainer

Business Management

Dr. Robert Stoll, Chair
Dauch College of Business & Economics
401 College Ave.
Ashland, OH 44805

rstoll2@ashland.edu
419.289.5905


Broad business knowledge for a wide variety of management responsibilities

If you are exploring the opportunity to network with business managers and executives, then a management major is your choice! The management major is a comprehensive overview of the skill set necessary to compete in a global business environment. These managerial skills, complemented by a solid foundation in the business core, equip students with the necessary knowledge to become a successful manager.   Read More...

Flexible Management Curriculum

The flexible format creates a curriculum based on the student interest. Students have the option in studying a specialization such as Human Resource Management or choosing elective courses which expand opportunities for a broader business perspective. A key component in the Business Management curriculum is the many opportunities in course section for this major.

No matter what organization you choose, the Business Management major will excel in current contemporary business applications in a competitive business world.

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