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Major: Business Administration, Management and Operations


Introduction

Business administration, management and operations programs prepare students to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a business or organization.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Customer Service Management
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Logistics and Materials Management
  • Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions & Contracts Management
  • Research and Development Management
  • Retail Management
  • Transportation/Transportation Management

 

Typical Degrees Offered

Minnesota schools offer several different award levels for this major. The number of 2017-2018 graduates in the chart below were awarded the following degrees:

Award of less than 1 academic year, 231 graduates

Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years, 3 graduates

Associates degree, 715 graduates

Bachelor degree*, 2223 graduates

Master degree**, 1883 graduates

Doctoral degree, 28 graduates

*This award level also includes post-bachelor's certificates.
**This award level also includes post-master's certificates.

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Alexandria Technical & Community College Alexandria
Anoka Technical College Anoka
Anoka-Ramsey Community College - Cambridge Cambridge
Anoka-Ramsey Community College - Coon Rapids Coon Rapids
Bemidji State University Bemidji
Bemidji State University - Online Bemidji
Central Lakes College - Brainerd Brainerd
Century College White Bear Lake
Dakota County Technical College Rosemount
Dakota County Technical College - Online Rosemount
Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park Brooklyn Park
Hennepin Technical College - Eden Prairie Eden Prairie
Inver Hills Community College Inver Grove Heights
Inver Hills Community College - Online Inver Grove Heights
Lake Superior College Duluth
Lake Superior College - Online Duluth
Mesabi Range College - Virginia Virginia
Metropolitan State University - Online Saint Paul
Metropolitan State University - St. Paul Saint Paul
Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis
Minneapolis Community and Technical College - Online Minneapolis
Minnesota State College Southeast - Red Wing Red Wing
Minnesota State College Southeast - Winona Winona
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Fergus Falls Fergus Falls
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Wadena Wadena
Minnesota State University Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead - Online Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato - Online Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato-Edina Edina
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Canby Canby
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Granite Falls Granite Falls
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Jackson Jackson
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Online Worthington
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Pipestone Pipestone
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Worthington Worthington
Normandale Community College Bloomington
Normandale Community College - Online Bloomington
North Hennepin Community College Brooklyn Park
North Hennepin Community College - Online Brooklyn Park
Northland Community and Technical College - East Grand Forks East Grand Forks
Northland Community and Technical College - Online Perham
Northland Community and Technical College - Thief River Falls Thief River Falls
Northwest Technical College Bemidji
Northwest Technical College - Online Perham
Pine Technical & Community College Pine City
Ridgewater College - Hutchinson Hutchinson
Ridgewater College - Willmar Willmar
Riverland Community College - Albert Lea Albert Lea
Riverland Community College - Austin Austin
Riverland Community College - Online Austin
Riverland Community College - Owatonna Owatonna
Rochester Community and Technical College Rochester
Saint Paul College St. Paul
Saint Paul College - Online St. Paul
South Central College - Faribault Fairbault
South Central College - North Mankato North Mankato
South Central College - Online North Mankato
Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud
St. Cloud Technical & Community College St. Cloud
Winona State University Winona

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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