BUSINESS MANAGEMENT MAJOR

 

The fast-paced world of business is full of interesting people, emerging global markets, and a myriad of opportunities for success. You will gain experience far beyond what you learn in the classroom by working with businesses and nonprofits on projects and these companies will benefits from your assistance.

Southeastern Wisconsin with CityParkside is strategically located in the Chicago-Milwaukee corridor, which is great for connecting you with meaningful internships. Combine this with our accreditation and affordability and you will see that choosing UW-Parkside's Business Management program is a sound, logical decision.

All Business Management majors select from one of three concentrations:

  • Finance
  • General Business
  • Human Resource Management

Our Business Department is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). We offer a high-quality, highly relevant educational experience taught by professors who regularly interact with the business community and who are up to date with the rapid changes in the global business environment.

Only 5% of business schools worldwide have earned this "gold standard" program accreditation.

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You may also take classes to gain a certificate and add focus to your studies. There are four to choose from including; 

  • Entrepreneur 
  • Project management 
  • Retail management
  • Sales

Close to 80% of students who major in business will have a position in sales. The sales certificate gets you off to a running start and gives you the type of skills the industry is seeking.

Business management graduates hold exceptional jobs in:

  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Computer networks and systems
  • Corporate finance
  • Investment 
  • Government and nonprofit management
  • Entrepreneurship

Our graduates work with prominent small, medium, and large organizations helping them succeed in our global economy. 

CONTACT INFO

Peter Knight | 262-595-2415
 | knightp@uwp.edu

Faculty Highlights

University of Wisconsin System Member
The Higher Learning Commission
Carnegie Foundation, Elective Community Engagement Classification
AACSB accredited