Marietta’s broad range of courses and extensive opportunities for practical experience will help you prepare for a career in management in nearly any field you can imagine. In small classes and research projects, you will learn from faculty with significant international experience.
As a management major, you will help local businesses solve real problems. You can also connect with local entrepreneurs and social innovators in our PioPitch program. Or work on your leadership skills with experts at our McDonough Center for Leadership and Business.
Internships and your senior capstone experience will help you tailor your degree. For your capstone, you can choose one of two options: Business Policies and Practices focuses on formulating and executing effective strategy for corporations in both international and domestic markets. In the second capstone alternative, Business Consulting, student teams work as consultants to help local businesses achieve goals and solve problems. Teams report findings and recommendations in a public presentation similar to a professional consulting firm.
Marietta business department alumni head immediately into exciting careers or go on to graduate school programs such as:
- Duke University, MBA/JD
- The George Washington University, Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Learning
- University of Chicago, Master of Public Policy
- University of Michigan School of Law