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Management involves planning, organizing, leading and controlling an organization's human, financial and information resources to efficiently achieve goals. A manager is responsible for achieving results through the efforts of other people, whether individually, in groups or in organizations.

Managers need certain skills to succeed including:

  • Interpersonal

  • Technical

  • Conceptual

  • Job knowledge

  • Oral communication

  • Persuasiveness

  • Problem analysis

  • Stress tolerance

  • Negotiation

  • Assertiveness

Management majors with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree will obtain these skills. The program also prepares students for most graduate programs including the Master of Business Administration.

Within our Management major a student is provided the choices of a more general management curriculum or, may chose our Entrepreneurship Track.  Students who chose the Entrepreneurship Track use three of their management elective courses to take three Entrepreneurship courses.  These courses prepare students to start and operate their own businesses or, to help start new businesses and ventures for existing companies.

Our Management graduates have secured exciting employment with a diverse group of employers.  Below we provide you with a sample of those employers and graduates job titles.



Position Title

A.J. Myers & Sons, Inc. Terminal Manager
Aaron's, Inc. Customer Accounts Manager
Abercrombie & Fitch Impact Manager
Accurate Analytical Testing, LLC. Low Level Manager
Adobe Systems Associate Project Manager
Amarr Garage Doors Operations Specialist
American Eagle Outfitters Distribution Supervisor
Armstrong County YMCA of Kittanning Director of Aquatics
ASCC, Inc. PRO-AV Communications Consultant
Axiom Advertising Sales Representative
B. Riley Productions CEO/ Fashion PR
Bae Systems Contract Administrator
Bank of New York Mellon Analyst
Brookville Behavioral House Billing Specialist/Telepsycjoatry
Brown Daub Kia dba Aunt Bessie's Family Car Mart Transportation Consultant
Camel City Poster Productions National Account Manager
Carroll County Public Library Services Supervisor
CH Robinson Customer Sales
Charles Hart Communications Partner (small bus.)
Childrens Choice Case Worker
Chubb Insurance Recovery Examiner (Claims)
CIGNA Healthcare Group Claims Senior Assciate
City of DuBois Water Plant Operator
CJ Packaging Administrative/Fiscal Assistant
Clarion County Community Bank Systems Administrator
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Registrar
Clarion University of Pennsylvania SBDC Internship Development/Business Analyst
Computer Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) Resource Manager
Computershare Senior Escheat Securities Analyst
Corcetti Corporation Site Manager
County Line Tavern Manager
Dauphin Country Library System Reference Librarian
Dick's Sporting Goods Corporation Retail buyer
Dollar Bank CSA
Ducommun LaBarge Technologies  Program Manager
Eastern Alliance Insurance WC Claim Rep 2
Eat'n Park Assistant Manager
Eat'n Park Hospitality Group Payroll/Benefits Assistant
EDMC Assistant Director of Admissions
Ericsson Site Acquisition Manager Team Lead NoCAL
Erie Insurance Property Adjuster
EXFO Distribution Channel Manager
Federal Government Human Resources
FedEx Corporate Services Account Executive
FedEx Ground P&D Service Manager
Foltz Farms Assistant
Foradora Welding & Machine, Inc. Operations & HR Manager
Frank B. Fuhrer Wholesale Daytime Management
FYE Manager & Student
Gander Mountain Softlines Manager
Giuliani Consulting Company Financial Analyst
Guthrie Healthcare System Financial Analyst
Hertz Manager Trainee
Hopkins Regional Sales Manager
Hunter Truck Sales of Butler Used Truck Sales Assistant
Huron Consulting Group Product Analyst, Solution Support
IBM Global Services Senior Business Consultant
JD Floors Business Owner
Jerich US Transportation Planner
Joe Taylor Ford Title Work and Bank Contracting
Joy Global Senior Quality Engineer
LifeTouch Photographer
Luttner Financial Group Financial Consultant
Magic Media, LLC Owner/CEO
Marian University of Fond du Lac Advancement Officer for Athletics
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. Account Manager
McCann School of Business and Technology Admissions Representative
McKesson A/R Representative
MD Office Solutions, LLC Sales/Marketing/Customer Services Specialist
Meadville Area Federal Credit Union Human Resources Manager
N9NE Group Las Vegas VIP Nightlife Reservationist
National City Bank Workforce Manager
New Motors Internet Sales Manager
Northwest Savings Bank Credit Review Clerk
Northwest Savings Bank Management Trainee
Northwest Savings Bank Management Trainee
Oberg Industries Development Engineer
Oil Region Alliance Municipal Government Outreach Coordinator
OPM Management Assistant
Oxford Solutions Resource Specialist
Paul C Rizzo Associates, Inc. Administrative Assistant
Peebles Department Store Sales Associate
Pennsylvania Mountains Healthcare Alliance Executive Assistant
Pepsi Bottling Co. Pre-Sell Account Representative
Pepsi-Cola Company Sales Manager
PhD Student at West Virginia University PhD Student
Plastikos Erie Sales and Marketing
PLS Logistics Services Account Executive
PNC Investments Compliance Senior Associate
Police Academy Law Enforcement
PPG Industries  Government Affairs
Precision Profile, Inc. CNC Operator
Proforma Multi-Media Marketing Owner
Radio Adventures Corporation Senior Computer Marketing Specialist
Raytheon Systems Engineer
Ricoh Americas Corporation Sales Representative
Sammartino & Stout Appraisal Trainee
ServiceLink Business Services Executive
Shamrock Solutions, Inc. Therapeutic Support Staff
Sherwin-Williams Company Assistant Manager
Sherwin-Williams Company Management Trainee
SI International, Inc. HR Specialist
Talisman Energy USA Land Tech
Target Management Trainee
Temple University Business Manager
The Eric Ryan Corporation Business Services Associate
The Pittsburgh Airport Marriot Front Desk Manager
Travel Centers of America Truck Service Assistant General Manager
Travel Centers of America Assistant Manager
Travel Centers of America Assistant General Manager
Travel Centers of America Assistant General Manager-Truck Services Dept.
Triangle Benefit Services Customer Service Representative
Tube-Mac Industries Component Sales Representative
U.S. Army Infantryman
U.S. Government Program Director
United Community Independence Program Direct Service Personnel
United States Office of Personnel Management Investigations Technician
United States Postal Service Mail Contracting
University Directories Sales Representative
US Army Officer Candidate School
Walmart Assistant Manager
Wal-Mart Manager
WIS International Inventory Manager