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Management Specialization

Degrees Available at SIUE

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
    Management Specialization

Why Business Administration - Management?

The management specialization provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to become effective managers in organizations. The courses in this specialization emphasize the complex nature of organizations and the tools necessary to manage human resources, design effective organizational systems, and diagnose and solve organizational problems. The specialization emphasizes the increasingly global nature of business and how to deal with changes in internal and external environments.

Business Administration at SIUE

The business administration degree with a management specialization will prepare you to be a business professional who understands the various and complex managerial environments in business operations and the unique challenges faced by managers in the global economy. You will learn about the functional areas of modern business, the ethical and global issues confronting business today, and the economic, social, political and legal environments in which business decisions are made. Practice in making decisions using quantitative and analytical skills is complemented with leadership and team-building skills. The curriculum is delivered using a variety of methods including analysis of business cases and other experiential exercises as well as co-curricular activities.

Career Outlook

This specialization provides flexibility to accommodate students with a variety of interests and prepares them for managerial careers in private and public sector organizations. Graduates of the program are qualified for careers in a variety of administrative and managerial positions in business firms, the non-profit sector and government agencies. SIUE graduates obtain positions at numerous firms including Maritz, Enterprise, Edward Jones, Regions Bank, Caterpillar, The Boeing Co. and CBA Corporation. Students are strongly encouraged to gain professional experience through co-operative education, internships and other co-curricular activities prior to graduation.

Graduation Requirements

  • Cumulative SIUE grade point average required: 2.25
  • Business grade point average required (in all required business courses taken at SIUE): 2.25
  • C or higher in Management 441 (University Senior Assignment)
  • C or higher in courses marked with * in Degree Requirements section

Other Business Programs at SIUE

Undergraduate Programs
Business Administration
Specializations available for the following:

  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management & Information Systems
  • Marketing

Computer Management & Information Systems
Economics & Finance

Graduate Programs
Business Administration
Computer Management & Information Systems
Economics & Finance
Marketing Research

Contact Information

School of Business Student Services Office
Phone: (618) 650-3840

Sample Curriculum >>

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