Effective managers who know how to use critical thinking skills to innovate and solve problems, and interpersonal skills to work with others to accomplish goals are always in great demand in business and industry.

As a business management major at JMU, you’ll be prepared to lead effectively in a dynamic global business environment, using a variety of resources to achieve your organizational goals.

You'll cultivate these in-demand skills with coursework in project management, evidence-based decision making and management of technology and innovation. In addition to a rigorous core curriculum, you’ll have the option to specialize in the areas of human resource management, innovation and entrepreneurship, or management consulting.

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"Every step of my journey as a management major at JMU has shaped me into the person I am today. The guidance I received from dedicated faculty was pivotal to my success, and I am proud to now serve in a role in internal audit at KPMG."

Gracie Murphy ('24), Management major

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