American Public University offers the Bachelor of Arts in Management for working professionals seeking advanced comprehension of the latest management principles used to optimize organizational effectiveness, to build high-performance workforces and supporting systems, and to deliver on results. Nationally recognized by the Sloan Consortium for best practices in online education, American Public University is a leader in providing working adults career-relevant education entirely at a distance. This flexibility, combined with American Public University's affordable tuition, attracts management professionals from public, government, and nonprofit sectors worldwide.
This interdisciplinary management curriculum is designed to meet the relevant career needs of professionals in the field and prepares them for advanced or related degrees in the overall management discipline. The program challenges students to advance their interpersonal, managerial, human resource, leadership, communication, and critical thinking skills which are commonly utilized in real-world practice. Students learn to effectively assess and evaluate management practices in any type and size of organization.
In addition to its versatile applications, the online Bachelor of Arts in Management degree offers popular concentrations. For example, students have the option to specialize their degree in Human Resource Management, which was designed to fully align with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) HR curriculum guidelines. Every course is taught by expert practitioners. Many professors are leaders in the management or business industry and American Public University consults with industry advisory councils to verify that the program reflects emerging trends and current market needs. Students connect with a global and supportive learning community and many are actively involved with affiliated organizations such as SHRM, Golden Key International Honor Society, and more.
Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.
Explore the concentrations available for this program.
- Human Resource Management
- Retail Management