Overview

Students who earn a Management degree from Fairmont State University learn the skills they need to design, operate and control business systems and procedures.  Graduates leave with knowledge of the following American business operation contexts:

  • Social
  • Legal
  • Environmental
  • Technological
  • Organizational
  • International

Management majors can take electives to allow them an emphasis in human resources or business management.

Career Opportunities

Management majors may not begin their careers at the top level, but they often move up to middle and top management position as they take on more responsibilities.  A number of industries express interest in students who have Management degrees.  They include:

  • Agriculture
  • Forestry
  • Mining and Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation
  • Communications and Utilities
  • Wholesale and Retail Trade
  • State, local and federal government
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