Walsh College

BBA - Management

Bachelor of Business Administration in Management

Our Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Management assists the student in developing an understanding of decision methodology, business resource management, organization structures, business strategy, and business policy. Emphasis is placed on the principles of managing, the skills of decision-making and problem-solving, and the techniques of interpersonal relationships.

For the student with little or no experience, the curriculum provides the foundation for an entry-level management position in purchasing, customer service, human resources management, public administration, office management, or operations.

BBA - Management Program Format

You need to earn 127 semester credit hours for our Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management. This includes the transfer of up to 82 credit hours and a minimum of 45 credit hours (15 courses) taken while in residence at Walsh College.

The Management degree program requires completion of all courses in the professional core and major.

 Professional Core
 ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I*
 ACC 202 Principles of Accounting II*
 ACC 310 Managerial Accounting*
 BIT 305 Business Computing Tools*
 BIT 335 Business Driven Technology
 BL 420 The Legal and Tax Environment of Business 
 MGT 461  Business Strategy and Policy
 COM 210 Principles of Business Communication*
 COM 300 Communication Essentials**
 COM 320 Business Communication Methods
 COM 340 Professional Communication
 ECN 201 Principles of Economics I*
 ECN 202 Principles of Economics II*
 FIN 310 Financial Markets
 FIN 315 Financial Management
 MGT 201 Principles of Management*
 MGT 303 Behavioral Management*
 MKT 202 Principles of Marketing*
 QM 202 Statistics Methods for Business*
 QM 301 Statistical Inference for Management Decisions
 Elective Any 400-level course at Walsh College not already required
** COM 300 is required of all students who score below 4 on the Walsh College communications placement exam.
 Required Management Major Courses
 MGT 404 Human Resources Management
 MGT 410 Production and Operations Management
 MGT 453 Organizational Leadership
 MGT 455 Globalization and Diversity
 Electives Nine semester credit hours
  (three courses from management major elective options below)
 Management Major Elective Options
Choose three electives from the courses listed below to fulfill Management major electives.
 MGT 405 Management and Labor Relations
 MGT 470 Public Administration/Governmental Management
 MGT 471 Small Business Management
 MGT 475 International Management
 MGT 485 Process Improvement/Benchmarking
 MGT 488 Management Internship
 MKT One 300 or 400-level marketing course not already required in the program

Equivalency guides outline the courses transferable to Walsh as prerequisites to advanced course work and for completion of degree requirements.

The * courses are typically transferred from a community college or another accredited educational institution. Additional transfer equivalencies may be established depending on the courses taken and the transfer tuition.



Salary Expectations
Management salaries vary greatly depending on company size and level of responsibility. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, the average starting salary for bachelor’s degree candidates is $36,000 to $48,000. Annual compensation for employees with six years of experience ranges rom $54,000 to $80,000.