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Successful managers understand the functioning components of their organization: employees, production, customer needs, operational needs, and so much more. The Bachelor of Science in Management degree at FPU is designed to impart the skills of planning, organizing, staffing, controlling and directing so they can be as effective leaders as possible. You will also gain a functional knowledge of processes of data analysis and interpretation techniques which are essential in understanding organizational health and direction.

Highlights

  • Real-world cases examined in order to understand theory
  • Faculty currently employed in various industries that help make the courses come to life through first-hand examples
  • Experiential learning methods to appeal to various learning styles
  • Clear feedback on assignments to foster learning
  • Texts that present the latest theories and techniques in management

Career opportunities

Graduates have found work in both for profit and non-profit organizations including but not limited to: foreman positions, management positions, directorships, supervisory positions and various assistant or associate positions related to management.

Course listing

General Education Or Other Prerequisites

CodeTitleUnits
ECON 101Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 102Principles of Macroeconomics3
MATH 140Pre-Calculus4

Required Courses (for All Business Majors Listed Below) (38 Units)

Foundational Courses
CodeTitleUnits
ACCT 220Principles of Accounting I4
ACCT 230Principles of Accounting II4
BUS 465Statistics3
Advanced Courses
CodeTitleUnits
MKT 300Principles of Marketing3
MGT 350Organizational Theory3
BUS 321Personal Finance3
BUS 365Business Ethics3
BUS 430Business Information Systems3
BUS 475Law and the Business Environment3
INTB 370International Business3
FIN 450Financial Management3
BUS 480Strategic Management3

Required Courses (12 Units)

CodeTitleUnits
MGT 355Organizational Behavior3
MGT 360Human Resource Management3
MGT 457Risk Management3
MKT 314Logistics3

Elective Courses (6 Units)

Select two of the following

CodeTitleUnits
LEAD 405Leadership Concepts and Practice3
MGT 352Organizational Communication3
MGT 362Nonprofit Management3
MKT 303Market Research3
MKT 307Advertising and Promotion3
MKT 316Sales Management3
BUS 486Topics in Business3

Required Capstone Course (3 Units)

CodeTitleUnits
BUS 482Seminar in Business Strategy4