Management BBA Degree
Prepare to Manage People and Projects in Today’s Dynamic Workplace
The world of commerce depends on talented and well-trained professionals to manage businesses. Earning a bachelor of business administration degree in management at The University of Texas at Tyler can give you not only a valuable skill set but also a superior foundation that’s valued by employers in Texas and throughout the country.
- Complete a curriculum that addresses the most pressing concerns of today’s businesses including globalization, and the emergence of an ethnically diverse workforce and intense competition.
- Specialize in a particular area of management such as entrepreneurship or human resource management.
Graduates of the bachelor of business administration degree program in management are employed in such locations as: Walmart, East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System, Trinity Mother Frances Health System, city of Tyler, Smith County Appraisal District, Allen Samuels Auto Group, Dillard’s Corporate Headquarters, Trane Co., Carrier Corp., CB&I Howe-Baker Engineers and Southside Bank.
Bachelor’s in Management: State-of-the-Art Technology. Timely Lessons.
- Master the process of making informed decisions in a complex business environment.
- Acquire skills crucial to providing astute business leadership in an ever-changing international marketplace.
- Study the latest management tools and computer applications designed to help managers effectively meet the demands of controlling a budget, deploying staff and increasing productivity.
- Explore methods of developing teamwork, motivating employees, negotiating, resolving conflict and crafting business strategies.
- Join UT Tyler’s chapter of Entrepreneurs Action Us (ENACTUS) and be a part of an award-winning student team that practices entrepreneurship through local, regional and global projects.
Career Outlook for Managers
Overall employment prospects for managers are projected to increase steadily over the decade ending in 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
For more information, visit Occupational Outlook Handbook - Management Occupations.
Marketable Skills for Management Majors
To see management skills that are most sought after by employers in today's market, visit Marketable Skills for the College of Business & Technology.
Management Courses: Research-Based. Globally Relevant.
Managerial Decision Making
Develop integrative decision-making skills in business. Topics include problem definition, generation of alternatives, data collection, and quantitative and qualitative analysis.
This capstone course integrates accounting, economics, law, finance, management and marketing in the solution of an organization's problems.
Focus on the problems and perspectives of the firm's top management team as they attempt to achieve and retain competitive advantages.
Management Information Systems
Undertake a survey of the tools and techniques for the gathering of business information, and the structuring and manipulation of data to support managerial decision making.
Main topic areas include decision support system technology, artificial intelligence tools, expert systems and business applications such as SAP.
More about UT Tyler’s management BBA program of study.
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