What does it mean to major in Management?
Management has been defined as working through and with other people to accomplish organizational goals. It involves planning, organizing tasks and people, hiring and motivating employees, and controlling all these activities over time.
Our Management major prepares students to pursue careers a wide variety of corporations and organizations.
Learn Core Business Skills
Management majors will possess a general knowledge of the core areas of business that will equip them for entry-level positions with the potential for higher level management positions.
Choose From a Variety of Classes That Align with Your Interests
The management major allows students to choose from a wide variety of classes depending on their interests.
Flexibility and Double Majors
This flexibility allows for a double major in another business discipline or the addition of a concentration in Social Entrepreneurship without having to take a large number of additional classes.
Recent management majors have been placed with companies such as the Canadian Football League, BBVA Compass Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama and Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
For more information about this major, please contact Dr. Darin White.
Entrepreneurship, Management and Marketing Advisory Board
The Advisory Board for the Department of Entrepreneurship, Management and Marketing plays several important roles as a conduit to the business community. Board members provide guidance on course content so that our curriculum stays current with the needs of the profession. While some of the board members offer internships and jobs with their companies, the introductions our board members give us to other professionals in the business community are extremely valuable – both in terms of employment opportunities and mentorship for our students.
Randy AdamyPresident, O'Henry's Coffee Birmingham, Alabama
Ted AllingChief Executive Officer, Access America Transport
Lookout Mountain, Tennessee
Michael BellFounding Partner, The Modern Brand
Laura Brooks BrightMarketing Team Leader, Baptist Health Systems
Brandy GibsonPresident and Chief Executive Officer, BFG & Associates LLC
David OakleySenior Managing Director, Berkadia LLC
Jeff StephensSenior Director of E-Commerce, Dave Ramsey Ministries
Keith BrownCo-Founder and Partner, State Traditions
Chad TrullPresident and Chief Executive Officer, HospiceLink
Dan PahosOwner, Home Instead
Dan HallAccount Supervisor, Client Consulting + Services, GMR
San Francisco, California
Greg BoggsCo-Founder and Executive Vice President, University Fan Cards
Cliff BellSenior Manager, Client Strategy and Consulting, CBRE Inc.
Joie Campeaux SmithSenior Territory Sales Manager, Mission Pharmacal
Elizabeth GettysAccount Executive, Burke Inc.
Chad GloverVice President and General Manager, MedMined at Becton Dickinson
Anderson HicklenManaging Partner, AIM Group
Charlie NelsonProjects Manager & Counsel, Nelson Brothers Incorporated