Business Management Degree Review - Bachelor Degree Info

Published Nov 07, 2006

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A Business Management Degree directs students toward extensive understanding of all functions of business areas comprised of accounting, finance, human resources, production, information systems and marketing. A student who graduates with a degree in Business Management can get a job as a supervisor, manager, company manager, industrial property manager, administrative executive or services administrator.

Business Management Degree Overview

Summary of the Degree

A Business Management Degree directs students toward knowledge of managerial skills comprised of leadership, motivation, communication and team building. Students achieve skills in effective decision-making, development, and methods for setting decisive and tactical goals, planning and organizing activities. Some of the more general courses mandatory in a Business Management Degree Program include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • College Algebra or higher
  • English Composition
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Public Speaking
  • Writing for Business and Technology

Career Fields

The Wall Street Journal, www.wsj.com , reported that business management graduates might receive substantial sign-on bonuses and annual year-end bonuses in such industries as energy and utilities, manufacturing, high technology, products and services as well as non-profit and government organizations.

Occupational Outlook

The U.S. Department of Labor www.bls.gov predicts a sweeping increase in the employment of Business Management graduates due to the need for managerial positions in such fields as service-providing industries, administrative and support services, wholesale and retail trade, and manufacturing. Annual earnings for industrial specialists and in supervisory and managerial positions average $69,802. Paralleling averages were $69,211 for facility operations services managers, $67,185 for industrial property managers, $67,855 for administrative officers and $60,370 for support services administrators.

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