One of the most important skills any professional can possess is the ability to effectively
manage and lead others. Every day you will be faced with a rich mixture of unique
challenges that will require you to broadly understand management issues, legal and
ethical problems, human resources as well as strategic or environmental pressures.
Why management at OSU?
This degree develops students’ interpersonal skills so they are prepared to handle
a variety of organizational problems. Through the Human Resource Management Association,
Sports Management Club and Net Impact Club, students meet with industry professionals,
participate in competitions and connect with faculty. Research opportunities are offered
in the Behavioral Research Lab, while also providing credit for internships and study
abroad programs that enhance student development.
A Management major provides the skills necessary for students to pursue career opportunities
Training and development
Compensation and benefits
93%OF GRADUATING SENIORS
had employment, job offers, or other plans (such as graduate degrees) within
3 months of graduation
"Getting to take the sports management class has led me and prepared me
for my future career path."
- Hayden Lee Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Students with a major in management have the opportunity to specialize their coursework
on the below concentrations:
Human Resource Management
Eastin Center for Career Readiness
Through the Eastin Center for Career Readiness, Spears Business supports our students’
professional growth from awareness, to acquisition of knowledge, to practice and feedback,
and ultimately successful implementation.