The management major provides skills necessary for success in a wide variety of organizations. Motivating people, communicating effectively, integrating technology, using data, critical thinking, and understanding other cultures prepare students for the demands of the 21st century. The minor in Human Resources allows business majors to gain in-depth knowledge of these areas. The minor in Entrepreneurship provides non-business majors the basic skills to successfully start and manage a business.
Management graduates move into positions of responsibility in large and small organizations. They are prepared for careers in manufacturing, retail, and service industries as well as government and not-for-profit organizations.Academic Opportunities-Undergraduate
Academic Opportunities – Graduate
The Langdale College of Business offers several traditional and online MBA programs. Select Langdale College of Business Graduate Programs for more information.
Business students are encouraged to participate in the numerous study abroad opportunities offered at Valdosta State University, including the Germany and Turkey programs led by Langdale College of Business faculty. Study abroad scholarships are available for business majors. Select Langdale College of Business Study Abroad Programs for more information.
Opportunities for Involvement and Leadership
Select Langdale College of Business Student Organizations for information about all Langdale College of Business student organizations.
The Langdale College of Business awards over 65 scholarships to business majors each year. Current students, may apply through the Financial Aid link in their Banner account by submitting the VSU General Scholarship application. The annual deadline is March 1st. New freshman should select business or a specific business major when applying to VSU. Select Langdale College of Business Scholarships for more information.
Internships and Career Opportunities
The Langdale College of Business Career Strategies Center offers services for career development, internships and job search assistance. Select Langdale College of Business Career Strategies Center for more information.
America’s job bank
Careers –in-business.com/hr.htm (human resources)
BLS: Management Career Outlook (Bureau of Labor Statistics)