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Management Careers

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) In Management Online degree program prepares students for a broad range of careers, including: sales, human resources, entrepreneurship, retail and general management. In today’s rapidly changing employment environment, having a broader knowledge of how businesses function and the ability to use data in a meaningful way can help you gain a competitive edge in the modern job market.

Whether you want to advance in your current field or change industries altogether, a BBA degree can give you the flexibility to take charge of your future.

Your studies will include coursework in relevant topics like design thinking, leadership, high performing teams and innovation. And the program is designed with you in mind: Choose between full- or part-time options, and build on your prior college and work experience for future success.

Upon graduation, every student will have achieved the following competencies:

  • Managerial problem solving
  • Leadership and teamwork
  • Responsible business practices
  • Innovation
  • Modern workplace management

What Can I Do With This Degree?

The following statistics are from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor:

Possible Careers

  • Benefits Administrator
  • Branch Manager 
  • Budget Analyst 
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Human Resource Specialist 
  • Job Analyst
  • Logistics Manager
  • Consultant 
  • Purchasing Manager/Buyer 
  • Training Specialist 
  • Reports Analyst
  • Compensation Manager
  • Account Manager

Projected New Jobs

5-10% growth in these fields from 2014-2024

Median Salary

$51,840-$117,960 annually or $24.93-$56.71 hourly

Tips for Management BBA students

As you prepare for your career:

  • Connect with the online career counselor early for tips and strategies to help with your career search.
  • Schedule informational interviews with individuals in your desired career or industry.
  • Maintain a current resume or CV and ask for others familiar with your career goals and positions you plan to apply for to review and make suggestions.
  • Join professional associations related to your field of interest.
  • Identify and pursue leadership opportunities in your classes, current job or the community to gain experience for your resume.
  • Update your LinkedIn profile and use it to demonstrate your skill sets and highlight your professional expertise. Recruiters use LinkedIn and other similar platforms to connect with potential employees and the platform can be a great way to build your network which can help with your job search.
  • Ask professors, classmates or current supervisors or peers to write you a letter of recommendation.
“I’ve already learned so much in this class that I’m already implementing in my current work.” – Boise State Online Management Student

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