Management Online Bachelor’s Degree


If you want a versatile degree that will open many pathways of opportunity, NAU’s online Management Bachelor’s Degree program can move you—and your career—forward. It will prepare you for career advancement in a business specialty field or help you transition to a graduate degree program.

Online Management Bachelor’s Program Overview

The management online bachelor’s degree prepares you with critical management skills you can take to nearly any career. It provides the foundation you need in business management, along with an emphasis on key principles and concepts in the areas of:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Human Resources
  • Operations
  • IT Systems
  • Marketing

You will also have the opportunity to create your own subject area of concentration to align with your career goals, using National American University course offerings to become an effective business management decision-maker.

Upon completion of your program, you will be able to:

  • Critically analyze concepts in the principal areas of business to guide organizational decision-making.
  • Leverage current business technologies in support of organizational continuity.
  • Demonstrate the leadership skills required to achieve strategic business objectives.
  • Demonstrate appropriate ethical perspectives in a global business environment.
  • Communicate and collaborate with multiple stakeholder groups.

Online Management Bachelor’s Degree Classes and Curriculum

The online Management Bachelor’s Degree program consists of three class requirements: major core, open electives, and general education core. These classes total 180 credits.

Major Core

60 credits

Open Electives

63 credits

General Education Core

57 credits

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.

Management Bachelor’s Degree Tuition and Fees

Learn more about our undergraduate tuition schedule.

Online Management Bachelor’s Degree Career Outcomes

The Bachelor of Management online degree program prepares you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities you’ll need for a rewarding career in the field of management. Whether you are seeking an entry-level position or career advancement in management, this degree will help you develop foundational knowledge in the principal areas of business, focusing on organizational procedure and resource supervision, that can be applied in a variety of industries. Entry-level and advanced career positions include:

  • Shift Leader
  • Department Head
  • Business Unit Manager
  • Regional Director
  • Management Consultant

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Online Management Bachelor’s Degree?

  • Entry-level job seekers: The Bachelor of Management is a great first step if you are seeking an entry-level management position. Employers are searching for graduates who possess not only foundational knowledge in the principal areas of business, but also strong critical thinking skills, technical abilities, leadership skills, appropriate ethical perspectives, and the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate.
  • Management professionals: You are a great fit for this program if you already hold a position in management and are looking to advance your career. The Bachelor of Management includes opportunities to expand and update your knowledge and practice through application-based discussions with practitioner faculty, and the completion of analytical research assignments, group activities, and business simulations. A bachelor’s in management also equips you with a strong foundation for advanced degrees like a Master of Management or Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Course Listing (180 Credits)

AC2760     Financial Accounting for Managers

FN6350DC     Financial Management OR
FN3000     Business Finance I

MG6500DC     Marketing Administration OR
MG3000     Marketing

MT1050     Introduction to Business

MT2050     Principles of Management

MT6255     Introduction to Leadership and Quality OR
MT3000+     Elective

MT3050     Human Resource Management

MT3300     Supervision

MT3500/ CI 3510     Managing Information Systems

MT4200     Business Ethics

MT4300     Management Across Cultures

MT4444     Management Review Lab

MT4450     Strategic Management

OM3000     Operations Management


EN1150     Composition I


SC Science Elective


HU2000     Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Behavioral/Social Science

Behavioral/Social Science Elective

General Education

General Education Elective


EN1300     Composition II

EN2100     Speech OR
EN2150     Interpersonal Professional Communication

EN3050     Technical Communications


MA2000     Quantitative Reasoning

MA3000     Business Statistics

Behavioral Social Science

EC2050     Macroeconomics

EC2100     Microeconomics

General Education

CS2080     Career Management

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.