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Management, B.S.B.A.

Darla Moore School of Business

As a management major, you'll focus on how organizations can more effectively attract, develop and retain talent to drive business performance and innovation.

This is a great degree option if you want a broad-based business education, have strong leadership qualities and are interested in management/human resources or starting a business. You'll understand the roles of management and research in business, how to communicate effectively and how to apply what you learn to a wide range of careers.

Program Highlights

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    Your Own Scholars Program

    Study in a highly competitive Human Resources Scholar Program and be ready to start a great job as soon as you graduate.

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    A Top-Ranked Faculty

    Learn in a program taught by some of the best international business faculty members in the world.

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    Entrepreneurship Concentration

    Complete a unique blend of classroom and applied learning opportunities in entrepreneurship.

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    Human Resources Concentration

    Gain exposure to a unique blend of classroom and experiential learning opportunities in human resources.

What You’ll Study

You'll focus on entrepreneurship, strategic management, human resources, business communication, business ethics and organizational behavior. You'll pursue a major in either human resources and organizational leadership or entrepreneurship and can choose an optional concentration in business analytics or sustainability in business.

Building Skills

Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.

  • Management

    Directing and overseeing the activities and resources to achieve specific goals

    Business Writing

    Creating clear and effective written communication for business purposes

    Intercultural Competence

    Developing the skills to communicate effectively and work collaboratively across cultures

  • Handling Conflict

    Resolving disagreements or disputes between individuals or groups in a fair and constructive manner

    Decision-making Expertise

    Applying critical thinking and analytical skills to make informed and effective decisions

    Organizational Skills

    Planning, prioritizing and managing tasks and resources to achieve specific objectives

Using your degree

Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.

Potential Careers

  • Managers/Team Leader
  • Project Leader
  • HR Analyst
  • Consultant

Workplace Settings

  • Small Business
  • Corporations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Government

Advanced Degrees

Advance your career or options with post-graduate education.

At the Moore School, I’ve learned perseverance and how to build strong professional relationships. Furthermore, I’ve learned the importance of time management, teamwork, problem-solving, leadership and critical thinking.

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Is USC Right For You?

There are many reasons we could be your ideal university. There's the award-winning academics, the globally modeled student life, and abundance of study abroad and experiential learning options. Take a closer look at what USC could mean for you.

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