Business Administration, Management

Business administration, management, B.S.

Chowan University’s Department of Business can prepare you for a successful career in the important field of management. Peter Drucker, one of the foundational theorists in management, stated that managers set objectives, organize people, motivate and communicate, analyze performance and develop people. Managers are needed everywhere – in small businesses, huge corporations, governments and non-profit organizations.

A business management degree is valuable for individuals beyond those seeking to be a manager. Organizations are increasing the level of responsibility for all employees, making it critical for people entering the job market to have strong management skills. The small class sizes at the Department of Business at Chowan University enable the professors to give each student individualized attention. Students develop their skills through practical classroom exercises, interesting group projects, and intellectually stimulating classroom lectures.

Management courses focus on developing the knowledge, abilities and people skills necessary to manage in today’s knowledge economy. Specialized courses focus on different aspects of management including communications, decision-making processes, teamwork, ethics, motivation, human resources, electronic commerce, organizational theory and behavior, entrepreneurship, and leadership. A degree in Business Administration with a Concentration in Management supplies the foundation for your success as a manager and a leader in the dynamic world of business.


The School of Business gave me the right tools to help me start my career confidently by providing important, relevant and interesting courses and by maintaining a very supportive environment. It’s a place where I met amazing professors with whom I am still in touch and whose advice has helped me on many occasions. I am proud of the growth the School of Business has achieved over the years and I am proud to be an alumnus of the School of Business
Shafiq Kuttab ’14  |  CPA  |  PricewaterhouseCoopers
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