Management, BS (transition)

Students who matriculated prior to fall 2016 may either follow this curriculum or the new curriculum under "Lowell Institute Programs."

The Bachelor of Science in Management offers students an opportunity to develop skills and expertise in areas necessary to become an effective manager, including social awareness resource management, ethics, and responsibility.

Courses begin with the fundamental areas of business—management principles, accounting, finance, marketing, management information systems, and supply chain management. Students then pursue advanced work in the management of people, projects, and organizations. Students are exposed to the theory of effective management. They also have the opportunity to develop their own management skills through casework and practice in the classroom.

Graduates may pursue careers in the management of individuals, teams, and projects in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.

University-Wide Requirement

Minimum 120 total semester hours required

Minimum 2.000 GPA required

Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.

Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.

Core Courses

37 semester hours required

ENG 1105
and ENG 1106
College Writing 1
and Lab for ENG 1105
ENG 1107
and ENG 1108
College Writing 2
and Lab for ENG 1107
ENG 2105
and ENG 2106
Writing Workshop
and Lab for ENG 2105
ENG 3107
and ENG 3108
Writing for the Professions: Business and the Social Sciences
and Lab for ENG 3107
CMN 1100Organizational Communication3
PHL 2100Business Ethics3
Course satisfying Engaging with the Natural and Designed World core3
ITC 1000Computer Applications3
or ITC 2016 End-User Data Analysis Tools
MTH 1100College Algebra3
ECN 1200Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECN 1100Principles of Microeconomics3

 Major Required Courses

43 semester hours required

MTH 2300Business Statistics3
ACC 2100Financial Accounting3
ACC 2200Managerial Accounting3
FIN 2105Introduction to Corporate Finance3
MGT 2330Business Law3
MGT 2310Organizational Behavior3
MGT 1100Introduction to Business3
Course satisfying Engaging Difference and Diversity core3
MKT 2100Principles of Marketing3
Complete 3 semester hours of a PSY elective.3
MGT 4850Business Strategy3,4
MGT 4210Project Management3
MGT 3220International Business3
MGT 2210Information within the Enterprise3

Major Elective Courses

15 semester hours required

Complete 3 semester hours from the following:3
Human Resources Management
Supply Chain Management
Principles of Management
Consumer Behavior
Complete 12 semester hours from the following:12
Professional Speaking
Advanced Organizational Communication
Assessing Your Leadership Capacity
Innovation and Change Management
Intercultural Communication
Crisis Communication
E-Commerce Systems
Literature and Business Leadership

Open Electives

Complete a minimum of 25 semester hours of open electives to reach 120 semester hours.