Management & Innovation Major

Management & Innovation

Business has never been more exciting, dynamic and in need of creative people who can channel their talent into innovative business solutions. CEOs and managers from all types of enterprises-including business startups, established corporations, nonprofits and government-are looking for employees who can lead with fresh ideas and insights.

The Management & Innovation Bachelor of Science program offers an unmatched educational experience that merges classic management skills with an innovator's perspective. You'll get a strong, broad-based business education and in-depth study in the best practices of organizational management. At the same time, you'll learn the latest techniques for developing your creative talents to analyze problems, create solutions and seize opportunities in any organizational context.

Successful innovators thrive by their ability to drive change and influence others. As a Management & Innovation major, you will become an inventive, flexible, resourceful problem-solver and design thinker who will be able to create positive change in a variety of workplace roles: employee, team member, manager or entrepreneur. Through the course content, the project-based learning and internships, you will acquire the strategic thinking and collaboration skills needed to build effective partnerships where innovation can flourish.

The Robert P. Stiller School of Business not only prepares you exceptionally well in your Management & Innovation major but also gives you a four-year, cross-business education that answers the marketplace demand for business school graduates with demonstrable knowledge, skills and hands-on experience in all the disciplines that make up the field of business:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human resources
  • Management
  • Information systems and technologies
  • Marketing

Mix Classroom Theory with Actual Experience

  • Gain practical, relevant business education prized by managers and employers, thanks to the educational approach and Curriculum in the Robert P. Stiller School of Business. .
  • Learn from our experienced faculty who will teach you to emphasize the conscious application of creativity, design thinking, innovation and change management.
  • Become a polished business professional through our year-long Professional Training Program, which is modeled on the corporate management training programs of Fortune 500 companies.
  • Build a highly marketable resume and portfolio through our extensive internship opportunities.
  • Spend a semester studying at our campus in either Dublin or Montreal, or elsewhere in the world through our study-abroad partnership programs.
  • Learn how to apply your creative abilities to a business context. Read about the other skills you will learn in the Management & Innovation Major.
  • Start your own business. You'll have all the tools and creative frameworks you need to succeed. The Build Your Own Business (BYOBiz®) program will support you in launching a business while still in college.
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