Management Degree Program

Management Careers Overview

Whether you're looking to start a new business management career or advance the one you're already in, earning a bachelor’s degree in Management offers you the opportunity to gain skills and credentials generally needed for managerial positions in diverse businesses and industries. Successful business management professionals are often called on to develop comprehensive analytics and reports, communicate clearly both orally and in writing, and work effectively in leadership and support roles within a team environment.

Professional Responsibilities


Career Options

Professional Responsibilities

By earning your bachelor's degree in Management from DeVry University, you're preparing to make a difference in today's competitive global marketplace. The degree program is specifically designed to help working adults complement their current knowledge and skills base with more advanced management skills. Expert managers are needed in every business and industry, and their responsibilities could include:

  • Preparing and analyzing financial documents as an accountant or auditor
  • Designing and developing software applications as a systems software engineer
  • Developing business plans, setting goals, and implementing procedures as a business administrator or manager
  • Supervising projects and managing workflow as a project manager
  • Analyzing statistics and developing plans as a marketing analyst
  • Managing a health services office
  • Purchasing merchandise as a store buyer or making even bigger decisions as a store manager with responsibility for employees
  • Planning, scheduling, and directing all operations as a hotel manager or special events planner

Management careers are found in virtually every industry, including:

  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Finance
  • Government
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Education
  • Communications
  • Retail
  • Marketing
  • Transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Entertainment
  • Consulting
  • Family businesses
Career Options

DeVry University graduates in Management will be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • General management
  • Human resource management
  • Business information systems
  • Project management
  • Health services management
  • Accounting
  • Small business management and entrepreneurship
  • Sales and marketing
  • Hospitality management
  • E-commerce

For related career paths, see all degree programs offered by the College of Business & Management.