Why Study Business Management?

    The Business Management minor provides students with a basic understanding of the accounting and commercial language organizations use. The minor also offers knowledge and skills to supplement your career choice. The minor can be integrated with a variety of majors, such as communication arts, dance, theatre, political science, history, and international studies.

    Why Study Business Management at MMC?

    The business management curriculum at MMC will teach you the language of business to help you navigate the global world of commerce and enterprise. You can choose from a wide array of electives to customize your business exploration. Combine it with your own special interests in music, dance, art or theatre to build your own customized set of skills in marketing, branding, public relations, management, or entrepreneurship. Our business management minors have forged successful careers in media and arts management, non-profit management, retail management, consulting, and entertainment.

    What You Will Learn

    • Apply business and accounting concepts and theories to solve problems
    • Analyze business issues from a perspective that embraces social responsibility
    • Develop creative and critical thinking skills

    In addition to the foundational courses in accounting, business, and marketing, you will choose electives from a list that includes courses such as:

    • Digital Marketing
    • Business Law
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Visual Merchandising
    • Investment

    As a business management minor, you’ll graduate with cultural awareness, critical thinking skills, problem-solving creativity, communication skills, and interdisciplinary capabilities.

    Program Highlights

    Learn from go-getters and creative thinkers while gaining real-life experience. Business management minors have interned at companies including Victoria Beckham, New York Life, Jack Daniels, Harper’s Bazaar, Sony Music Entertainment, IBM, New York Magazine, Elizabeth and James, Christie’s and Ericsson.

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    Find friends and maybe even your future co-founders in our many business-related student organizations, including:

    • Fashion Marketing Student Association (FMSA)
    • Marymount Business Association (MBA)
    • Spoon University
    • MMC Investment Club
    The panel

    Connect with alumni for guidance, advice, and mentorship. Meet MMC grads who have made a name for themselves in the world of start-ups, finance, marketing, media, fashion, and more.

    • I credit Marymount Manhattan as a school that brought out the best version of myself. Instrumental to my success were the Business Division faculty and staff, the valuable internship opportunities to which they connected me, and the rigorous preparation they provided. 

      Brenelle Braganza ’19

      Class of 2019, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing triple-major

      Accounting and Economics minors

      Meet Brenelle
    • MMC’s Business Management minor provided me with flexibility with the curriculum. After learning the basics of business, I was able to invest my time with the aspects of business that interested me, which was primarily accounting and financing. This insight and knowledge not only inspires me to start my own business, but gives me the power to do so. 

      William Bryan ’21

      Class of 2021, Major in Theatre Arts with a Concentration in Costume Design and a minor in Business Management

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    Careers and Outcomes

    Our business management minor gives you the practical knowledge you need to forge your own path. Our alumni shine in entrepreneurship, management, and consulting.

    Job Titles

    • Human Resources Recruitment Manager
    • Marketing Manager
    • Funding Manager
    • Wealth Planner
    • Senior Client Services Specialist
    • Junior Wealth Reporter
    • Billing Analyst

    Employers

    • MJB Asset Management LLC
    • North American Management Corporation
    • Business Insider
    • Private Brands–C&S Wholesale Grocers
    • Pipeline Medical



    Venture Out

    As a student, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in long-term study abroad programs or in faculty-led travel courses that complement your interests, expand your understanding of other cultures, and open your eyes to your possibilities.

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