Business Management

Looking for a degree program that can open lots of different doors? Earning a Bachelor degree in Business Management is a smart investment in your future because it can help you get ahead in a variety of different fields. After all, business is business — the products and services may vary from one industry to another, but the business principles are the same.

Brown College Stories: Nathan Morett

Nathan knew he wanted to further his education, but didn't know how to fit it into his busy schedule. Through the Business Management program at Brown College, Nathan was able to take flexible classes and earn his degree.

Whether you'd like to work in advertising, the world of technology, finance, healthcare, energy, agriculture, the restaurant business, or even the entertainment industry — you name it — they all need well-trained business minds to help them succeed.

Brown College's Business Management program is designed to give you a solid grounding in business management theory and practice, so you can get in on the ground floor of your chosen profession and apply your skills to rise through the ranks. With a Business Management Bachelor degree, you'll have the versatility to move forward in one industry or move around in many different ones.

Our Business Management program also includes an internship that will give you the chance to learn how the business world works firsthand — and meaningful experience to add to your resume.

As you earn your Business Management degree, you can take advantage of our convenient Business Management Blended Learning option. Blended Learning allows you to combine the flexibility of online learning with the structure and interaction of attending class in person.

Opportunities: Where can your career in Business Management take you?

A Bachelor degree in Business Management can help prepare you for a wide range of management positions. A few of the areas where demand for management professionals is growing fastest include:

  • Health Services Manager. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, "Employment of medical and health services managers is expected to grow by 22 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations," due to the growing demand for medical services.*
  • Information Systems Manager. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says, "Employment for computer and information systems managers is projected to grow 18 percent from 2010 to 2020," due to "organizations upgrading their IT systems and switching to newer, faster, and more mobile networks."*
  • Social Service Manager. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says, "Employment of social and community service managers is expected to grow by 27 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations," due to rising demand for services, and aging population, and population growth in general.*
  • Public Relations Manager. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says, "Employment of public relations managers is expected to grow 16 percent from 2010 to 2020," due to the growth of social media and the need for organizations to maintain a positive public image in an information-driven society.*
  • College Administrator. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says, "Employment of postsecondary education administrators is expected to grow by 19 percent from 2010 to 2020," due to rising enrollment.*

Skills and Training: How you'll prepare for your new career

As you earn your Business Management Bachelor degree at Brown College, you'll be working with expert instructors — many of whom have direct experience in business management. Designed to help you develop valuable skills and knowledge in key areas that include project management, business law, marketing management, international business, entrepreneurship, and more, the Brown College Business Management program can help you pursue career opportunities in almost any field you choose.

As part of the program, you'll also gain meaningful, real-world experience to add to your resume through an internship that allows you to learn by working in a professional business setting.

Take Advantage of Our New Blended Learning Option

If you'd like to combine the flexibility and convenience of studying online with the structure of attending class in person and interacting with your professor face to face, you can get the best of both worlds by taking advantage of our new Business Management Blended Learning option. Blended Learning allows you to split your time between attending class online and coming to class in person, to fit with your busy schedule. If you're interested in the Blended Learning option, ask your student advisor for more information.

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* Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition.

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Bachelor of Science in Business Management