A major in business management can teach students how to manage, direct, plan and control a business' activities, from preparing tax returns to supervising employees, it prepares students to manage and oversee business activities such as account management, tax return preparation and employee supervision. Job options for business management majors include work as a business development specialist, account executive, business analyst and office manager.
Many business management programs allow students to select an area of concentration, such as international business, finance, marketing, human resource management, aviation, motorsports, music, merchandising or industrial distribution. These programs may come with internships related to a student's concentration. Typical courses for the business management major include:
Human resource management