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BS in Management

The field of management is concerned with the effective organization, development, and administration of business and other organizations. The BS in Management emphasizes analytical thinking for effective decision-making and broad preparation for leadership positions.

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Students may choose among four concentrations based on their interests and career focus. Visit the UIC Academic Catalog for complete course concentration details.

Human Resource Management

This introduction to human resources gives students a solid understanding of labor-management relations, compensation for employees, diverse hiring practices, as well as training and development. Students in this concentration will be effectively trained to enter a career in human resources.

Leadership and Managerial Skills

This introduction to leadership in a managerial context equips students with a strong background in leadership theory while giving students the tools they need to develop their skills as leaders. Students will finish their concentration with the negotiation and conflict resolution skills necessary to become excellent leaders.

Strategic Management

The introduction to strategy within management in this concentration gives students a global perspective, enabling them to take a wide view of the corporations they will work for even as they refine their consulting and negotiation skills.

Managerial Logistics

This introduction to logistics empowers students to develop an understanding of supply chain management, logistics, and marketing on both a domestic and international level.


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Students may take Managerial Communication (BA 200), Introduction to Marketing (MKTG 360), and Introduction to Organizations (MGMT 340), without having been admitted to the College of Business Administration. However, since we give registration priority to UIC Business students first, you must put your name on a waitlist for these courses. We review the waitlist one week prior to the beginning of each term and based on remaining availability in the classes, we will notify you by email if you can register for the course. Register right away because space will not be held for you. Please be advised that putting your name on a waitlist does not guarantee that you will be able to register, and we cannot provide permission to register for specific class sections.

Managerial Studies Waitlist Forms

Managerial Studies Waitlists for BA 200, MGMT 340, and MKTG 360, day program only:

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