The major in Management is designed to help students understand the many functions involved
in operating a successful organization. Management is a wide-ranging field that involves the
overseeing and running of one aspect of an organization such as manufacturing, marketing,
sales, purchasing, finance, personnel, training, administrative services, electronic data
processing, property management, transportation, or the legal services department. Also, service
industries, including business, social, and health services organizations hire management majors.
Employees at this level are the top executives and general managers.

Related Career Titles for Management

Management Trainee
Project Manager
Human Resources Manager
Restaurant/Food Service Manager
Manager of Information Systems
Operations Manager
Manufacturing Manager
Director of Marketing
Sales Manager
Purchasing Manager
Financial Manager
Personnel Manager
Director of Training and Development
Transportation Manager
Account Executive
Media Planner
Research Analyst
Branch Manager

Job Analyst
Promotions Manager
Telecommunications Manager
Executive Director
Hospital Administrator

Entertainment Agent
Public Utilities Manager
Government Services Administrator
Construction Supervisor
Compensation Manager
Engineering Manager
College or University Professor
High School Teacher
Stock Broker
Floor Supervisor
Financial Analyst
Real Estate Broker
Quality Control Auditor


Industries That Hire Management Majors


  • Communication Services
  • Telecommunication Companies
  • Computer and Electronic Products
  • Manufacturers
  • Computer Systems Design/Computer
  • Consulting Services
  • Scientific Research & Development Services
  • Colleges and Universities
  • High Schools
  • Electrical Equipment, Appliance, &
  • Component Manufacturing
  • Engineering Services
  • Financial Services
  • Retail
  • Federal Government
  • State and Local Government
  • Healthcare & Social Assistance Services
  • Hospitals
  • Transportation Services
  • Transportation Equipment
  • Utilities
  • Wood Products
  • Insurance Carriers & Related Activities
  • Medical Equipment & Supplies
  • Manufacturing
  • ​Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting
  • Services
  • Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation Services
  • Commercial Banking
  • Restaurant and Hotel Services
  • Investment Banking
  • Building, Developing, & General Contracting
  • Services
  • Chemicals Companies
  • Accommodation & Food Services
  • Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping,
  • & Payroll Services
  • Advertising & Related Services
  • Petroleum & Coal Products Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceuticals Companies
  • Printing & Related Support Activities
  • Publishing Companies
  • Whole Sale Trade
  • Real Estate
  • Textile Mills

Web Sites for Management Majors

Resources in the Career Resource Center


  • Job Opportunities in Engineering and Technology ’94
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  • Career Information Center: Administration, Business, and Office
  • Career Information Center: Engineering, Science, and Technology
  • Career Information Center: Employment Trends and Master Index
  • Green At Work
  • Job Opportunities in Business ’95
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  • Job Opportunities in The Environment ’95
  • Job Opportunities in Health Care ’95
  • The Complete Guide for Occupational Exploration
  • The Princeton Review Guide to Your Career 1997
  • The O*Net Dictionary of Occupational Titles


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