Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

Management Department

Students studying in the Cornell Hall atrium.

Management Department

The Management Department is home to a faculty with expertise and talents in a range of subjects in business. In addition to top notch instruction, our faculty contribute to the body of knowledge with research published in the discipline's top academic journals.

Students earning an emphasis in management will learn the tools needed for planning, organizing, staffing, motivating and directing a business, project or department. Management coursework at Mizzou is diverse, covering entrepreneurial strategy, human resource management, human behavior in organizations, information systems/analytics, operations management, business law, diversity and inclusion, and leadership and ethics.

Show Me: Our Points of Pride

“The University of Missouri is being recognized this year in AACSB’s Entrepreneurial Spotlight Challenge for its commitment to fostering in its students the creativity, problem solving, and innovative mindset required of future business leaders,” said Thomas R. Robinson, president and chief executive officer of AACSB International.  A total of 120 nominations were submitted by AACSB-accredited schools across 34 countries, all of which highlighted unique approaches to fostering and developing entrepreneurship in undergraduate and graduate students.

Management faculty and doctoral students presenting at the 2017 Academy of Management meetings:


Our Goal is to become a top 20 management department in research and program innovation focusing on the management of innovation, entrepreneurship and technology.