​​​Management Emphasis​

Specializing​​​ in management creates the foundations of knowledge and personal capability needed for career-long success in business leadership.​

Today's dynamic and highly competitive corporations demand energetic and confident leaders who can add value and generate high performance at all levels of business responsibility. ​​​Competitive knowledge advantage is the ultimate goal of the business programs at the University of Findlay. The flexibility of our programs reflects the ever-changing world of business.

At the University of Findlay, you can earn Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Management Emphasis​. The required courses ensure a variety of experiences. You will engage in individual leadership and emotional intelligence assessments, case analyses, research projects, team-based active learning projects and guest speakers, in addition to traditional classroom activities and discussions. This major places a strong emphasis on written and oral communication skills, teamwork and personal initiative. 

Students who complete our program have the opportunity to make a smooth transition into the University of Findlay's Master of Business Administration (MBA) program upon graduation.

Findlay's management students are prepared to pursue careers as a(n):

  • Chief executive officer
  • Executive director
  • General manager 
  • District sales manager​
  • Marketing manager
  • Account manager

Looking for the online bachelor's degree completion program?

The University of Findlay also offers a bachelor's degree completi​on program in business management completely online. The state-of-the-art core course curriculum, developed by professionally qualified faculty members, in active consultation with business owners and entrepreneurs, ensures that graduates are ready to hit the ground running in their business careers.  

Program Highlights

  • Individualized attention - ​Through small class sizes, individualized attention, and one-on-one advising, we make sure you're more than prepared to impress employers. 

  • Build strong ma​nagement and communication skills - This major places a strong emphasis on written and oral communication skills, teamwork and personal initiative. 

  • Pairs well with other subjects - Our program is flexible and pairs well with a number of other subjects, allowing students to individualize their degree to best fit their career goals. Students pursuing the Management Emphasis have the opportunity to complement their degree with a minor or double-maj​or in other areas of business which include financemarketingaccounting, and international business​.
  • Valuable Internships - Internships are encouraged throughout the program in order to gain practical experience and professional networking.

Courses & Curriculum

​At the University of Findlay, we are preparing the next generation of business leaders by providing them with both the foundational skills and in-depth knowledge required to be successful in the world of business. Undergraduate students in the College of Business work towards earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in an area of their choosing. A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an Management Emphasis from the University of Findlay, will allow you to develop a critical and analytical thought process in order to successfully operate in our increasingly global world. Click the buttons below to view the courses and curriculum in catalog.

Findlay's m​​anagement graduates have found employment at:

  • Huntington National Bank
  • General Electric
  • Marathon Petroleum Corporation
  • Norfolk Southern
  • Crown Equipment
  • Target
  • Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
  • Cardinal Health
  • Wells Fargo​

Outside of the Classroom
Networking and hands-on learning opportunities at Findlay are endless. Here are a few ways our students gain experience outside of the classroom:

Dana Scholars 
The University of Findlay College of Business Dana Chair/Scholar Program provides business students the opportunity to connect higher education with the real world of business. Dana Scholars are chosen each semester by the College of Business faculty and are recognizes as outstanding students for their academic and leadership skills. Dana Scholars network with and learn from an area business professional who serves as the Dana Chair for the academic year.

Delta Mu Delta
Delta Mu Delta is the exclusive business honor society recognized by the ACBSP that encourages academic excellence of students at qualifying colleges and universities to create a DMD community that fosters the well-being of its individual members and the business community through life-time membership.

Oiler Enterprises
Oiler Enterprises provides students with opportunities to work in and run their own business, gain valuable life and business skills, enhancing their academic experience, and prepare them for productive careers. Any student at the university is welcome to get involved in some manner, whether it as an employee, manager or developer of a business. Students interested in developing a business are encouraged to write a business plan and present the idea to the Oiler Enterprise​s Board for approval.