The degree completion program in business management and marketing studies the concepts and theories of solving organizational problems. We look at how to do this from the many different angles pertinent in today's business world: international, ethical, legal, and technological. This includes integrating the functional areas with the human resources of the organization as it encounters constant changes in its environment and in society.
Throughout the management curriculum, you explore the theory and practice of management, so that you are prepared for planning, organizing, controlling, and leading in a variety of fields and corporate settings. Within an active classroom context, you gain insight into the value and challenges of cultural diversity and social responsibility along with analytical tools that can applied to your future career.
Job opportunities for management majors exist in a wide range of business, government, and not-for-profit organizations. With this degree, you will enjoy new opportunities in human resources, retail management, sales, health care, and other fast-growing industries.
All business management and marketing courses, as well as required core courses, are scheduled Saturday mornings 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and Saturday afternoons 1-5 p.m.
This program is based on you having earned at least 60 credits from your associate's degree program.
The bachelor's degree program requires 120 credits. You can transfer in a maximum of 78 credits from HCC or other regionally accredited colleges. A minimum of 42 credits must be earned through Elms College.
All Elms College core and program requirements must be met.
We are a private Catholic coeducational liberal arts college founded in 1928 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, Massachusetts. Elms College is located in Chicopee, Massachusetts, and grants associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.