George Williams College

Business Management (BA)

Why study Business Management?

Business Management gives you a broad understanding of the business principles necessary to become a valued and effective leader in your field. This major teaches you how to be an important part of any organization by becoming knowledgeable in areas such as human resources, marketing, and operations.

Why study Business Management at GWC?

We incorporate a blend of academics and real-world experiences that prepare you for professional success upon graduation. After completing a core curriculum in management theory and practice, you will select a specialization that aligns with your career trajectory.

Curriculum Highlights
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation management
  • Facilities and operations management
  • Financial management
  • Human resource management
  • Marketing communication management
Specializations
  • Agribusiness Management
  • Healthcare Services Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Nonprofit Management

Career possibilities

The Business Management degree from GWC prepares you for meaningful leadership positions in business, government, and nonprofit organizations. Employment opportunities will grow 7 percent between 2018 and 2028, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Management data. You can also pursue graduate-level study in areas such as business administration, public administration, or marketing communication management as well as law school.

Experiential learning

All Business Management majors have the opportunity to complete an internship that provides hands-on experience in a real business or nonprofit setting. These internships provide practical experience in a structured environment and build connections to help you begin your career immediately after graduation.