NSU’s management curriculum is designed to ensure you’ll be well-equipped for the domestic and international marketplaces.

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About The Program
School of Business


A management degree from NSU will prepare you to lead, problem-solve, plan, evaluate, advise, and organize within the dynamic profession of business management. NSU offers three management emphases to help you achieve your personal career goals:

  • Entrepreneurship – In this emphasis, you’ll learn business plan writing and product/service development, and encounter innovation opportunities. Courses include Small Business Management, Sustainability in Business, and Entrepreneurship II.
  • Leadership – This emphasis unlocks your leadership potential, building your leadership skills through hands-on activities. Courses include Supervisory Management, Organizational Development, and Diversity in Management.
  • General Management – This emphasis preparesyou for a variety of managerial roles, allowing you to select courses that best meet your career aspirations. Courses include Small Business Management, Sustainability in Business, Entrepreneurship II, Supervisory Management, Organizational Development, Diversity in Management, and Project Management.
  • Supply Chain Analytics- This emphasis provides you with the skills needed for a variety of industries. Courses include Logistics, Operations Research, Production/Operations Management, Analytics and Project Management.

An NSU management graduate will understand human values and motivations, know modern management methodologies, and be aware of the impact of economic and business policy on society.  As an NSU management graduate, you’ll learn to value diversity and human relations to better understand the workforce of today and tomorrow.  



Careers in management are as diverse – every organization has management roles. A degree in management opens the doors to positions throughout business, government, and industry. You’ll find career opportunities in the form of leadership roles and with government firms, for-profit businesses, professional firms, not-for-profit organizations, and graduate work.

At NSU, students are counseled by advisers and instructors on potential career paths, as well as internship and post-graduation employment opportunities.

For more information on careers in your major or help choosing a major, contact the NSU Career Center.


NSU's International Business program supports career readiness through internships that give you a chance to apply your skills in the workplace. NSU students have interned in diverse areas of business, including administration, programming, banking, marketing and accounting. 

The NSU School of Business shares internship opportunities through postings and on-campus presentations and interviews.



NSU students pursuing a business administration degree can apply for NSU School of Business scholarships and other scholarships.

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Contact Information 

For more information about this degree, contact Jennifer Bengs or call 605-626-7725. Or, contact NSU Admissions at 605-626-2544 or

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