Wayne State College
A Degree in Business Administration - Management

Business Management Degree Program

About the Business Management Degree Program

Are you looking for a degree that can land you a job in virtually any business? Then consider the Management degree program at WSC. All organizations employ managers - industry, government, religious, political, economic, educational, construction, retail, and so on. Managers are critical to getting the job done well and are always on the cutting edge of decision-making and problem-solving. WSC’s Business Management degree program provides a firm foundation in organizational knowledge, problem-solving, and decision-making - through coursework, application projects, and case studies. By covering foundational material in organizational structure, human behavior in organizations, production and operations, computer information systems, and management science, our management program provides the necessary material for beginning a career, going to graduate school (for example, an MBA from Wayne State), or basic considerations for starting your own business.

Sample Program of Study




99.8% of WSC grads are employed or in grad school

Percent of recent WSC graduates employed or in graduate school
based on the most recent graduate survey

Fast Facts

Degrees offered: B.A. or B.S. in Business Administration/Management
This program is also available online.

Hours required:
For concentration: 48
General education: 30
To graduate from WSC: 120

Popular pairings: Economics, Sport Management

Popular minors: Management Information Systems, Manufacturing Management, Safety Management

School: Business and Technology

Department: Business and Economics

Accreditation: International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

Scholarships and Aid

In addition to having the region’s most affordable tuition, we offer thousands of dollars in scholarships every year. Learn more about scholarships for the Business Management degree program at Wayne State College.


Our Focus is Results

Wayne State has the keys to your success and offers just what you need to become well prepared for the real world in the Business Management degree program.

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Skills Learned

  • Managerial and supervisory relations and strategies
  • Applying analytical approaches to management issues
  • Workforce planning and organizational design
  • Business management and leadership
  • Legal and ethical standards of business
  • Principles of business marketing
  • Presentation and public speaking
  • Oral and written communication
  • Computer literacy and competency
  • Organization and time management


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Possible Careers

  • Business owner
  • CEO
  • Project manager
  • Team leader
  • Store manager
  • Business analyst
  • Account executive
  • Sales manager
  • Project manager
  • Operations manager
  • Human resource manager
  • Financial manager
  • Administrative assistant

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  • Business and corporations
  • Manufacturing companies
  • Retail stores
  • Hospitals and medical clinics
  • Schools, colleges, and universities
  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Government / federal agencies
  • Insurance companies
  • Manufacturing companies
  • Self-employment


Learn From the Best

Our faculty are accomplished professionals that have been recognized as experts in their fields. With a low student-to-faculty ratio, you'll be sure to receive an excellent education in the Business Management degree program.

Outside the Classroom

At Wayne State College, you’ll have opportunities to enhance your education in the Business Management degree program by participating in clubs, organizations, internships, and more.



Make a difference in the community while learning skills you can apply toward your future career. Wayne State’s Service-Learning program has received national awards in recognition of outstanding community service, with more than 400 students participating in Service-Learning projects each semester.

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  • Peer tutoring and mentoring programs – Help fellow students master their courses and improve their skills, or be part of a support system for new students, all while gaining valuable experience for your resume.
  • Study Abroad - Earn credit toward your degree while experiencing exciting global adventures overseas.
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We encourage all students to complete an internship before graduating from the Business Management degree program.  You are not required to complete an internship; however, Career Services is available to help you find internship and employment opportunities if you wish to do so.

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