Why Choose Management?
In Ferris State's exceptionally strong Management program, you receive a well-rounded education in business operations and are trained in management skills. The curriculum gives you practical business knowledge, a social and economic perspective on your work and knowledge of leadership. This is gained through courses in leadership, project management, cross cultural business, negotiations, employment law and in any other business classes.
You will study under highly qualified faculty members who have extensive work experience. You are encouraged to participate in the Ferris internship program, earning University credit while gaining valuable real-world experience.
Get a Great Job
Capable, well-trained managers are consistently in demand nationwide. That's because business and industry depend on the creativity, productivity and leadership of managers to compete successfully in our global economy. Managers use their training, experience and imagination to solve problems. Increasingly, managers work with teams on cross-disciplinary projects while assuring that resources are being used effectively. They analyze data, set and achieve goals, assess results and help organizations adapt to change. Managers are the leaders in their organizations.
This challenging, fast-paced career offers prospects in banks, manufacturing, retailing, construction, hotels, investment companies, accounting firms, utilities, government and a myriad of other organizations. Graduates of the Ferris Management program are prepared to work in a variety of venues. They are immediately employable upon graduation.
Applicant must present evidence of gradudation from high school of the GED. To enter a Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) Program in Business, applicants are expected to meet two of the following: a minimum high school grade point average of 2.50 (on a 4.00 scale); ACT math score of 19 or higher; an ACT reading score of 19 or higher.
The Management program at Ferris leads to a bachelor of science degree. Graduation requires a minimum 2.0 GPA overall.
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