Inspiring leaders for the future.

Building and managing a successful business has always been challenging, which is why today’s business leaders need skills in creativity, critical thinking, communication, cultural awareness and computer knowledge. At Marian, you’ll be inspired to become a leader in business through earning a degree in management.

The Program
Through the management program, you’ll take courses that address all facets of business, including accounting, economics, finance, law, management, marketing and personnel. You’ll acquire the skills to navigate the workplace and the world, with business curriculum and Marian’s liberal arts classes providing you a broad depth of knowledge and understanding in the business field. In addition, many management students complement their major with another business major or minor to further enhance their opportunities and increase their marketability.

The Possibilities
As part of Marian's management program, you’ll apply knowledge gained in class to solving real-world problems through creativity, critical thinking and communication skills. You’ll engage in internships and cooperative work experiences with numerous businesses and organizations, which often lead to professional employment opportunities after graduation.

The Results
As a graduate of the management program, you’ll find career success in a variety of settings, ranging from banking services and human resources to operations management and quality management. With numerous hands-on internship experiences, you’ll be one step ahead of the competition and find success in both the private and public sectors.

The Marian Difference
Marian’s business faculty will prepare you to achieve your goals through a classroom experience centered on a personal, applied approach. Through the program, you’ll be prepared to plan, organize, direct and manage an organization’s activities, all while becoming a leader in business and achieving your professional goals.

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Inspiring future leaders, Marian’s business programs prepare students for all facets of the business world.

Program Information

International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

Marian University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Lenexa, Kansas. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with majors in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Health Care Administration, Management, Marketing, Sport & Recreation Management.
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) with major in Information Technology.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with majors in General Management, Health Care Administration, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Operations and Supply Chain Management.
  • Master of Science (MS) with concentration in Organizational Leadership.

International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education
11374 Strang Line Road
Lenexa, Kansas 66215, USA
(913) 631-3009

General Education Program: 46-49 credits of University requirements, including PHI 231; MAT 130 or MAT 201. TEC 102 is highly recommended.

Business programs core
34 credits:
ACC 201 Financial Accounting, 3 cr.
ACC 306 Managerial Accounting, 3 cr.
BUA 203 Career Preparation, 1 cr.
BUA 310 International Business, 3 cr.
BUA 350 Business Law, 3 cr.
BUA 402 Strategy and Policy, 3 cr.
ECO 201 Macroeconomics, 3 cr.
ECO 202 Microeconomics, 3 cr.
FIN 301 Managerial Finance, 3 cr.
MGT 213 Principles of Management, 3 cr.
MKT 201 Principles of Marketing, 3 cr.
TEC 200 Fundamentals of Information Technology, 3 cr.

Management courses
9 credits:
MGT 301 Operations Management, 3 cr.
MGT 311 Human Resource Management, 3 cr.
MGT 408 Leadership in Ethical Organizations, 3 cr.

3 credits from the following:
MGT 304 International Organizational Behavior, 3 cr.
MGT 321 Organizational Behavior and Communication, 3 cr.

0-3 credits:
MGT 397 Internship, 0-3 cr.
MGT 497 Internship, 0-3 cr.

9 credits from the following:
FIN 403 Advanced Computer Applications for Business, 3 cr.
LDR 225 Spirituality and Leadership, 3 cr.
MGT 404 Special Topics in Management, 3 cr.
MGT 414 Independent Study, 3 cr.
MGT 415 Employee and Labor Relations, 3 cr.
MGT 420 Entrepreneurial and Small Business Management, 3 cr.
MGT 421 Project Management, 3 cr.
MGT 422 Process and Quality, 3 cr.
MGT 428 Senior Seminar in Management and Human Resources, 1 cr.
MKT 322 Sales Management, 3 cr.

14-21 credits:
University electives

For more details regarding this program, view Marian’s Academic Bulletin.


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