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Career Outlook: Business Management Degree Jobs

A B.S. in Management is a versatile degree that prepares you for a wide variety of in-demand business management careers. The bachelor's in business management program instills motivated students with the fundamental business principles and skills today's businesses are looking for, including:

  • Strategic Management
  • Global Competence
  • Ability to Manage Diverse Employee Groups
  • Critical Thinking
  • Leadership
  • Organization
  • Marketing

 If you're passionate about business, love working with people and have great communication skills, then a business management bachelor's degree may be exactly what you need to get where you want to go. Take a look at some of the most popular business management jobs

Advertising Manager

An advertising manager plans and oversees a business' advertising efforts, which can include campaigns for print, radio, television, Internet and other media.1 Advertising managers can work anywhere from ad agencies to non-profits to businesses of all shapes and sizes. It's critical for advertising managers to have strong leadership and interpersonal skills, since they work with art directors, sales agents, media contacts and other industry professionals on a daily basis.2

Human Resource Manager

A human resource manager is responsible for managing an organization's people, and with the increasing level of globalization in modern business, the ability to manage diverse employee groups has become one of a human resource manager's most essential skills. For many businesses, a human resource manager's responsibilities can include recruiting, interviewing, hiring, developing personnel policies and procedures, training and performance appraisals.3 Strong management and communication skills are a must for a human resource manager, making a B.S. in Management the perfect credential for this career.

If you already have a bachelor’s degree, our M.S. in Human Resource Management and Development is a great option to start or advance your career in HR.

Other Careers in Business Management

In addition to advertising manager and human resource manager, some of the most popular jobs among business management graduates include: 

  • Sales Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Account Manager
  • Insurance Sales

A business management bachelor's degree prepares you for a wide range of careers. Whether you want to run your own department or run your own business, the B.S. in Management program will give you the training, experience and credentials you need to achieve your career goals.

Source References [+]

1. "What is an Advertising Manager?"

2. "Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Managers."

3. "Human Resource Managers."


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