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Business Management Jobs and Career Outlook

Excel in Diverse Management Careers

Businesses and organizations across the world continue to expand as the economy thrives. More leaders are needed to oversee this growth, and your bachelor’s degree in business management helps you qualify for these opportunities.

The University’s online business management degree can also help you earn a higher salary. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, management occupations earned a median annual wage of $109,760 in May 2020, the highest wage of all the major occupational groups.

Some of the top-earning industries for managers in 2020 were: advertising, marketing, compensation and benefits, information technology, finance, human resources, medicine, and sales.

Administrative Services/Facilities Manager

$98,890/year2

These managers oversee the day-to-day activities and facilities that make a business or organization run efficiently. While specific responsibilities can vary, some common duties include examining energy consumption patterns, technology use, and office equipment.

Management Analyst

$87,660/year3

Management analysts work to improve a business or organization’s efficiency and profits. They analyze data, speak with personnel, analyze finances, and make recommendations to administrators.

Additional career options include:

  • Advertising, promotions, and marketing manager
  • Architectural and engineering manager
  • Compensation and benefits manager
  • Computer and information systems manager
  • Construction manager
  • Financial manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Industrial production manager
  • Public relations and fundraising manager
  • Sales manager
  • Training and development manager

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Program Outcomes

When you complete the online B.S. in Business Management degree, you will be able to:

Career Support

Our nationally-recognized Career Development Center can support you during your program and help you find a job after graduation. We’ll prepare you for the next step in your career through interview prep, salary negotiation tips, and more.

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Our dedicated faculty are committed to your success and provide the personal attention you need to thrive professionally and academically.

Alumni Network

Access our active global network of more than 60,000 alumni to make meaningful professional connections.

Sources:

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Management Occupations. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/.
  2. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Administrative Services and Facilities Managers. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/administrative-services-managers.htm#tab-1.
  3. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Management Analysts. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/management-analysts.htm#tab-1.