Bachelor’s Degree in Management

Inspire Change in Any Organization

Are you inspired by the dynamic forces of change and potential for growth in the ever-evolving business landscape? Would you enjoy leading business improvement efforts or managing innovation initiatives for an organization?

If you’re a creative problem solver and a born leader, consider earning a business management degree from DeVry University. Our onsite and online business degree program is designed to help you develop the skillset for business administration and learn management concepts like budgeting and forecasting, project management and marketing. You’ll learn through real-world management scenarios and practice the skills needed to motivate employees and help them perform.

Get to Know Our Bachelor's in Business Management

When you partner with DeVry to earn your Bachelor's in Management degree, you'll learn the strategies used to manage employees and business goals across a variety of functions. Our professors are working professionals who will help you create a solid foundation in areas such as accounting, project management, marketing, entrepreneurship and human resources. You can also choose to earn your degree 100% online or through a combination of online and onsite at one of our campus locations.

Business Management Specializations

Customize your onsite or online business degree based on your goals with one of 11 specializations. You can pick one right away or wait until you're more familiar with the space1. Available specializations include:

Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

Earn your Bachelor's Degree in Management in as little as 2 years + 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.

*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.



What You'll Learn

The courses within our business management degree program span a broad range of topics related to business administration, finance, management practices and business intelligence. Because technology is driving modern business, we've infused technology into our management curriculum, so you'll prepare to solve problems and help move organizations forward through hands-on learning.

The Bachelor's in Management program covers the following:

  • Critical Thinking
    Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Mathematical Reasoning
    Use mathematical formulas to solve problems or project outcomes.
  • Judgment and Decision Making
    Consider the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to make the most appropriate choice.
  • Administration and Management
    Understand the fundamental management theories that drive organizations and programs forward. Develop skills in leadership, planning, project management, and resource management.

14% Projected Growth

Employment of management analysts is projected to grow 14% from 2016 to 20262.

Career Opportunities

A Bachelor's degree in management can prepare you for a number of career fields in business, such as human resources, project management, sales and marketing and more. Graduates of our management degree program may consider, but are not limited to, the following careers:

  • Accountant

  • Business Analyst

  • Security and Commodities

  • Data Analyst

  • Financial Planner

  • Manager

  • Marketer

Core Degree Courses

Business Core

ACCT212 Financial Accounting
BIS155 Data Analysis with Spreadsheets with Lab
BUSN115 Introduction to Business and Technology
BUSN319 Marketing
COMP100 Computer Applications for Business with Lab
MGMT303 Principles of Management

Management and Technology

BIS245 Database Essentials for Business with Lab
BUSN278 Budgeting and Forecasting
MGMT404 Project Management
MGMT408 Management of Technology Resources
MGMT410 Human Resource Management
WGD210 Digital Imaging Fundamentals

Senior Project

BUSN460 Senior Project


BIAM300 Managerial Applications of Business Analytics
BIAM400 Applied Business Analytics
BIAM410 Database Concepts in Business Intelligence

General Degree Courses

Communication Skills

ENGL112 Composition
ENGL135 Advanced Composition


ETHC445 Principles of Ethics
LAS432 Technology, Society and Culture

Social Sciences

ECON312 Principles of Economics
SOCS1854 Culture and Society

Mathematics and Natural Sciences

MATH114 Algebra for College Students
MATH221 Statistics for Decision-Making
SCI228 Nutrition, Health and Wellness with Lab

Additional General Education Selection

SPCH275 Public Speaking

Personal and Professional Development

CARD405 Career Development
COLL148 Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving

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FAQs: Business Management

If I chose to pursue my business management degree online, will I still be able to have access to admissions representatives and student support advisors?

Yes, our representatives and advisors are available to all students enrolled and new students looking to enroll. Our colleagues are here to help you, if you have any questions regarding your Bachelor’s degree in Management, they will be there to help you whenever you are ready.

Will the business management degree provide the knowledge and skills to be prepared to manage or supervise employees?

Some classes that you may take will include principles of management where you will be taught management theories. Another potential course is managerial applications of business analytics which focuses on how analytics impact organizational management.

What specializations are offered with this degree?

Specializations offered with our business management degree include accounting, finance, human resources and project management among others. Learn more about each of our business specializations.

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Career Services for Bachelor's Degree Students

Whether you're working to move ahead in your field or looking to take an entirely new path, DeVry’s career services team has helped thousands of bachelor’s degree holders get started with or further develop their career plans. Improve your resume, establish networking contacts, and explore opportunities in your field after graduation. Wherever your management degree takes you, DeVry has tools, resources and advisors available to help you pursue your professional goals.

1Students may start this program as "Undeclared," but must select a specialization after the completion of 45 semester credit hours.
2HTTPS://WWW.BLS.GOV/OOH/BUSINESS-AND-FINANCIAL/MANAGEMENT-ANALYSTS.HTM. Data reflects a national projected percentage change in employment from 2016-2026 and may not reflect local economic conditions.
3Students enrolled at a Pennsylvania location must take HUMN451 as part of this requirement.
4Students enrolled at a Nevada location must take POLI332 as part of this requirement or the General Education Option.

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.