General Management Option

The general management option provides students with opportunities to develop the technical, interpersonal, conceptual, diagnostic, communication and decision-making skills to effectively carry out the management function. The general management option is designed with the flexibility to permit students to select management courses to meet their specific interests and needs as managers of the future.

Degree Requirements

Courses for the general management option

Students will select three (3) of the following courses for a total of 9 credit hours. 

Students may choose to take additional credit hours of courses from the management core in fulfillment of the general management option. Courses counted as satisfying the core requirements may not be utilized to fulfill the general management option requirements.

MGMT 4000Special Topics in Management

1 - 5

MGMT 4010Total Rewards


MGMT 4020Seminar in Human Resource Management


MGMT 4090/BSAD 8096Principles of Collaboration


MGMT 4220Employment Law


MGMT 3710Entrepreneurial Foundations


MGMT 3720Entrepreneurial Planning


MGMT 4340Management of Teams


MGMT 4510Management Internship

1 - 3

MGMT 4500Special Problems in Management

2 or 3

MKT 4420Business Demographics


Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 9

* In addition to the nine credit hours listed above, students must complete nine credit hours from the core. In total, the General Management Option consists of 18 credit hours.