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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Upcoming Events

Jul
25
Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day) (Phone Only)
Mesa Branch Campus
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day) (Phone Only)

Date: July 25

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Brandon Willis    (602) 888-5504    bwillis@ben.edu

Event Description:

Congratulations on taking the next step towards becoming a Redhawk!

We look forward to hosting you during a visit at one of the upcoming S.O.A.R. Days. 

What is S.O.A.R.? An acronym for Student Orientation And Registration. This is BenU Mesa’s opportunity to help you manage the transition to becoming a student here before the semester begins. You will receive several pieces of information, as well as have an opportunity to meet Student Life Support Staff from across the BenU Mesa community during this visit.

What to expect:

  • Receive your class schedule and meet with an advisor to ask any questions about your academic program and learn about the advising process at BenU Mesa
  • Meet with Financial Aid and get assistance with any scholarship awards while meeting a financial aid representative. Ask any questions you may have about the financial aid process.
  • Gain access to the MyBenU web portal. This web account allows you to access your personal student portal and manage tuition, class schedule, library account, and so much more.
  • Driving a car to BenU Mesa and parking on campus? You will complete paperwork for parking.
  • SMILE! You will have your photo taken and walk away with your new Student ID card
  • Learn about important BenU Mesa resources and more…

    Click HERE to register!

Jul
27
Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day) (In Person Only)
Mesa Branch Campus
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Event Details

Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day) (In Person Only)

Date: July 27

Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Brandon Willis    (602) 888-5504    bwillis@ben.edu

Event Description:

Congratulations on taking the next step towards becoming a Redhawk!

We look forward to hosting you during a visit at one of the upcoming S.O.A.R. Days. 

What is S.O.A.R.? An acronym for Student Orientation And Registration. This is BenU Mesa’s opportunity to help you manage the transition to becoming a student here before the semester begins. You will receive several pieces of information, as well as have an opportunity to meet Student Life Support Staff from across the BenU Mesa community during this visit.

What to expect:

  • Receive your class schedule and meet with an advisor to ask any questions about your academic program and learn about the advising process at BenU Mesa
  • Meet with Financial Aid and get assistance with any scholarship awards while meeting a financial aid representative. Ask any questions you may have about the financial aid process.
  • Gain access to the MyBenU web portal. This web account allows you to access your personal student portal and manage tuition, class schedule, library account, and so much more.
  • Driving a car to BenU Mesa and parking on campus? You will complete paperwork for parking.
  • SMILE! You will have your photo taken and walk away with your new Student ID card
  • Learn about important BenU Mesa resources and more…

    Click HERE to register!

Aug
7
Adult Undergraduate Information Session - Arizona
Mesa Branch Campus
12:00 PM
Event Details

Adult Undergraduate Information Session - Arizona

Date: August 07

Time: 12:00 PM

Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona

Location: Online - RSVP for Instructions

Contact: Amy Drew    630-829-6375    adrew@ben.edu

Aug
15
Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day)
Mesa Branch Campus
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Event Details

Student Orientation and Registration (S.O.A.R. Day)

Date: August 15

Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Brandon Willis    (602) 888-5504    bwillis@ben.edu

Event Description:

Congratulations on taking the next step towards becoming a Redhawk!

We look forward to hosting you during a visit at one of the upcoming S.O.A.R. Days. 

What is S.O.A.R.? An acronym for Student Orientation And Registration. This is BenU Mesa’s opportunity to help you manage the transition to becoming a student here before the semester begins. You will receive several pieces of information, as well as have an opportunity to meet Student Life Support Staff from across the BenU Mesa community during this visit.

What to expect:

  • Receive your class schedule and meet with an advisor to ask any questions about your academic program and learn about the advising process at BenU Mesa
  • Meet with Financial Aid and get assistance with any scholarship awards while meeting a financial aid representative. Ask any questions you may have about the financial aid process.
  • Gain access to the MyBenU web portal. This web account allows you to access your personal student portal and manage tuition, class schedule, library account, and so much more.
  • Driving a car to BenU Mesa and parking on campus? You will complete paperwork for parking.
  • SMILE! You will have your photo taken and walk away with your new Student ID card
  • Learn about important BenU Mesa resources and more…

    Click HERE to register!

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