Management Major

Why study Management?

Whether seeking careers in private or public companies, the UIU School of Business major in management provides the skills to:

  • Organize, lead and plan
  • Manage human resources
  • Apply process and operations management tools
  • Lead and communicate effectively

Employment in management positions is projected to grow 10.8% from 2012 – 2022 (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).


The program provides an integrated curriculum in management including:

  • Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Ethics
  • Strategy

Career opportunities

Obtaining a management degree at UIU prepares you for a career in:

  • Marketing
  • Production management
  • Administration
  • Human resources
  • Training and development
  • Industrial production

Where are recent graduates working? 

The Peacock Nation is everywhere! Management graduates are employed with businesses in:

  • Colorado
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Malaysia
  • Minnesota
  • New York
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Wisconsin

Management is offered at the following Upper Iowa University locations:

  • Residential Fayette campus
  • Select education centers
  • Online Program
  • Select international locations