Management

Are you a good motivator, team player, decision maker, innovator, and strategist? Management is the directing and guiding of activities to produce a desired result, product or service. Learn the tools needed for planning, organizing, staffing, motivating and directing a business, project or department. 

The degree includes all processes, structures and behaviors related to the work of organizations, as well as the dynamics of industries, economics, cultures and other environmental forces that affect organizations and their employees.

Management coursework at Mizzou is diverse, covering areas of entrepreneurial strategy, human resource management, human behavior in organizations, information systems, analytics, operations management, business law, leadership and ethics, and diversity and inclusion. 

Typical Management Careers

Human resource director, bank manager, hospital administrator, industrial relations director, quality control analyst, systems analyst, branch manager, manager of diversity and inclusion

Students who complete this program earn a bachelor of science in business administration (BS BA).

Sample Course Sequence for BS BA with an Emphasis in Management

This sample course plan provides an example of one path to degree completion. Students can complete courses in any number of combinations. Consult with your academic advisor to select courses in a sequence that makes sense for you. 

Freshman Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Math 1100 (College Algebra)

3

Math 1400 (Calculus)

3

State Requirement

3

Economics 1014 (Microeconomics)

3

Humanity

3

English 1000

3

Science

3

Humanity

3

Elective

3

Science

3

Management 1010

1

 

 

 

16

 

15

 

 

Sophomore Year

3rd Semester

4th Semester

Math 1300 (Finite)

3

Accountancy 2037

3

Economics 1015 (Macroeconomics)

3

Statistics 2500

3

Science + Lab

4/5

2000 Level Writing Intensive Humanity

3

Accounting 2036 (Accounting I) 

3

Economics 3229/ 3251

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

 

16

 

15

 

 

Junior Year

5th Semester

6th Semester

Management 3000

3

Management 4010

3

Finance 3000

3

Management 4020

3

Business Administration 3500

3

Accounting 2258/IT 1040 or CS 1040 or 1050

3

Management 3540

3

Emphasis Support

3

Statistics 3500

3

Marketing 3000

3

 

15

 

15

 

 

Senior Year

7th Semester

8th Semester

Management 4030

3

Management 4140 (TCoB Writing Intensive)

3

Additional Management Course

3

Emphasis Support

3

Additional Management Course

3

Management 4970 (Capstone)

3

Business Administration 4500 – (Internship)

3

Additional Management Course

3

Emphasis Support

3

Elective

3

 

15

 

15

 

*This is one example of a possible program of study. We expect that you will meet with your advisor to talk specifically about your situation and scheduling of courses.