Bachelor of Science in Management - General

From financial institutions with a global presence to small businesses with a growing customer base, companies seek highly-skilled managers who can handle day-to-day operations while also working to achieve long term goals. Colorado Technical University’s Bachelor of Science in Management degree program offers students the opportunity to develop the foundational knowledge to help students prepare for a career in management. Whether you’re interested in entrepreneurial marketing, team building or international business practices, this degree is designed to introduce you to a wide range of concepts and practices relevant to the modern business world.

CTU’s BSM curriculum is designed to help provide students with the opportunity to develop higher-level leadership and group management skills. This includes those ways in which team performance and collaboration impact organizations and affect change. Additionally, the coursework explores new insights into issues such as diversity, human resource legalities and business ethics.

CTU’s Bachelor’s degree programs were named among the Best Online Programs by U.S. News and World Report for 2017.*

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

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    Online | Colorado Springs | Denver

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    Degree Requirements

    Courses- Concentration
    BUSELE1Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE2Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE3Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE4Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE5Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE6Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE7Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    BUSELE8Select four credit hours from 200-300 level business courses4
    Total Credit Hours:32
    Courses- General Education
    COMS203Speech Communications4.5
    ECON210Principles of Macroeconomics4.5
    ECON212Principles of Microeconomics4.5
    ENGL104Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105Professional Written Communications 4.5
    GOVT201American Government and Public Affairs4.5
    HIST101Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century4.5
    MATH102Introduction to College Math4.5
    MATH106Algebra for Business4.5
    PHIL101Introduction to Ethics4.5
    PSYC102Introductory Psychology4.5
    SCI101Introduction to the Sciences4.5
    SCI103Science and Technology- Laboratory Course1.5
    SCI201Environmental Science and Sustainability4.5
    SCI203Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course1.5
    SOCL102Introductory Sociology4.5
    UNIV104Academic and Career Success4.5
    HUMELEHumanities Elective4.5
    Total Credit Hours:66
    Courses- Core
    ACCT201Accounting I4
    ACCT202Accounting II4
    BADM475Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship4
    ECON310Global Managerial Economics4
    FINC225Financial Statement Analysis4
    HRM345Building Effective Teams4
    HRMT215Management of Human Resources4
    HRMT330HRM Legal Environment4
    IT254Spreadsheet Applications4
    MGM335Organizational Behavior Principles4
    MGM336Management in International Business4
    MGM355International Business Practices4
    MGM365The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business4
    MGMT115Introductory Business Practices4
    MGMT345Operations Management4
    MGMT455Business Policies and Strategies4
    MKT380Applied Marketing Management4
    MKTG225Introduction to Marketing4
    MPM210Introduction to Project Management6
    UNIV201Career Planning and Management4
    Total Credit Hours:82

    Total Credit Hours: 180

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    Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

    *The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track™ tests successfully passed. Fast Track™ program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Employ the functions and practices of management to identify and determine corrective actions for team performance issues
    • Demonstrate knowledge of the application of management theories and functions within a global work environment
    • Identify various management theories to best respond to organizational needs
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