Degrees and Programs

Management and Organizational Behavior
Management and Organizational Behavior

Why study management and organizational behavior at Benedictine?

Management and organizational behavior has been described as the process of getting things done through people. To do this, managers must plan, organize, staff, lead, communicate and control. Management and Organizational Behavior majors at Benedictine University at Mesa are prepared to conduct management functions and to conduct them well. You will receive thorough exposure to business and economics principles and how they are applied to the business world and the national and international economy. You will also be prepared to continue graduate studies in management.

Benedictine University offers you:

  • Opportunities to gain practical experience while earning a salary and collecting college credit through an internship.
  • A superb location in downtown Mesa where you will be near many businesses.
  • An opportunity to study topics in related programs such as opinion research, computer science, advertising and organizational behavior that will help you develop additional marketable skills.
  • Close contact with our professional faculty, possible because of our low student-to-faculty ratio.
  • Broad-based education that will help you get your first professional job and become an asset in earning future promotions.
  • Education abroad opportunities at business schools in other countries.

What careers are available with a Management and Organizational Behavior degree?

Our program has been designed to provide you with the necessary theoretical background for careers in the following fields:

  • Corporate management
  • Public and nonprofit management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Retail stores management
  • Hotel/motel management
  • Human resource management
  • Managing global human resources
  • Production management
  • International business
  • Training
  • Union and labor negotiations

How does the program work?

You will acquire the broad base of knowledge represented by the University’s core courses taken by all students that will prove valuable in your future career development and daily life as a citizen of your community. You will learn the fundamentals of the economic system, both as it functions within the corporation and at the national and international level. You will learn the principles of management accounting, marketing, managerial finance and statistics. You will develop your knowledge in computer science, college algebra or finite mathematics and business calculus, along with the knowledge in ethics and each of the related social sciences: sociology, political science and psychology. To complete your major, you will take six additional upper-level management courses in such areas as Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Operations Management, International Business, Small Business Management, Business Policy and Project Management.

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