The Bachelor of Science in Management program provides preparation for graduate studies or a career in business. All management majors take courses in the business core including basic accounting, economics, marketing and management, while specializing in management.
Major: 54 Credits B.S.
General Education: 42 Credits
Elective Credits: 24 Credits
Learning Goals for the Major in Management
Students in the B.S. in Management program will achieve the following learning outcomes:
- Business Functions: Students will apply their knowledge of marketing, finance, accounting, economics and management concepts to demonstrate a working knowledge of business methods and strategies.
- Critical Thinking: Students will demonstrate critical thinking skills using business strategies to implement solutions to managerial problems/opportunities.
- Quantitative & Technological Skills: Students will demonstrate quantitative and technological skills and knowledge by analyzing and interpreting data to support managerial decision making.
- Domestic & Global Environment: Students will articulate the complexity and diversity of the domestic and global business environment and evaluate the impact of internationalization on management and organizational structure.
- Communication Skills: Students will demonstrate competency in writing and speaking effectively and professionally as well as interpersonal and team skills in the context of management and leadership.
- Ethics: Students will integrate ethics and social responsibility in strategic planning.
- LEARNING BY DOING, with NEW YORK CITY at the heart of the experience. Our freshman Business seminar begins with a walk down Wall Street, followed by visits to the New York Stock Exchange, as well as excursions to courts and museums to complement coursework.
- Our location also affords students the opportunity to participate in INTERNSHIPS AT WORLD-CLASS BUSINESSES such as Google, JP Morgan, and NBC Universal, as well as nationally broadcast television programs like The Rachael Ray Show. Our internship/alumni affiliations span the array of opportunities New York City offers: including international organizations, marketing, public relations, media and arts organizations, and the fashion and entertainment industry.
- SERVICE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES include working with agencies to develop marketing campaigns or participating in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). There are a number of clubs within the division to foster faculty and student collaboration, including the Mock Trial Club, the Sigma Beta Delta (Business Honors Society), and the newly minted Microfinance Club.
Our Management alums:
- One recent graduate is now working at Halcyon Asset Management LLC, a hedge fund in New York City.
- Another is currently the Director of Sales Operations at Vertical Search Works, a search technology company located in New York City.
To see more student stories and learn more about the department and its programs, please visit the department section of our website: Business