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Management Program Overview

Whether your ultimate goal is working for an industry leader, managing a non-profit organization, or starting your own business, you first need to learn how to manage. Bay State College's B.S. in Management program is all about giving you the tools you need to be a successful manager, within a learning environment that's inspiring and hands-on:

It's a big, messy world out there and somebody needs to manage it. How about you? Request information about our 4-year Management program today!

Available In

Management Day Classes

Discover a diverse but close-knit community of students, faculty and staff at our Boston campus, located in the historic Back Bay neighborhood.

  • Duration: 8 semesters
  • Semester Length: 16 weeks
  • Program Length: 4 years
  • Start Dates:
    • Fall 2019: Tuesday, September 3, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions

Evening Management Classes

If you're busy during the day, Bay State College's Management Degree Evening Program gives you the opportunity to learn on your own time. Take evening college courses at our convenient Boston Back Bay campus, or at our satellite location in Taunton, Massachusetts.

  • Duration: 16 terms
  • Term Length: 8 weeks
  • Program Length: 4 years
  • Start Dates:
    • Spring 2019 Term 2: Monday, March 18, 2019
    • Summer 2019 Term 1: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Online Management Classes

Earn a degree at your own pace. Bay State College's Management Degree Online Program gives you the flexibility to learn when you want and where you want.

  • Duration: 16 terms
  • Term Length: 8 weeks
  • Program Length: 4 years
  • Start Dates:
    • Spring 2019 Term 2: Monday, March 18, 2019
    • Summer 2019 Term 1: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions

Sample Management Degree Courses

  • Microeconomics & Macroeconomics
  • Financial Accounting I 
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Operational Management
  • Business Law
  • Senior Seminar and Project
  • Management Internship I and II

To browse our 2018-19 Course Catalog with course descriptions, click here.

Management Program Mission

The mission of the Management Program at Bay State College is to provide the highest-quality accounting education, centered on the development of critical thinking, business knowledge, and practical skills, to empower our graduates to pursue successful and meaningful careers.

Management Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Integrate a set of ethical and legal standards into organizational decision-making.
  2. Examine and explore the increasing importance of globalization in management, including the identification and appropriate response to opportunities and threats in this global environment.
  3. Analyze and propose solutions to complex real world managerial problems.
  4. Integrate business analysis and expertise into a framework for business problem-solving and forecasting.
  5. Utilize technology and demonstrate presentation skills necessary to compete and succeed in the business world.
  6. Demonstrate the interpersonal skills required to function as a productive team member in defining management problems, determining alternatives, achieving consensus and evaluating results. 


Employers of Our Management Graduates

  • Bank of America
  • Department of Revenue (IRS)
  • Tufts Medical Center
  • Target
  • John Hancock
  • State Street Bank
  • Rockland Trust
  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of MA
  • Century Bank
  • Marriott Hotels
  • Virgin America Airline
  • TJX Corporation
  • Corcoran Management

Available Concentrations

Recommended Minors

  • Economics 
    A Management degree will give you hard business skills and hands-on experience. Round it out with an Economics Minor to add more theory and big picture thinking to your repertoire. 
  • Psychology 
    Learn human behavior theory and data analysis skills with a Psychology Minor, then apply it directly to a career in marketing, advertising, sales or human resources. 

Management Degree Accreditation 

Bay State College is is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE, formerly NEASC).

The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) accredits schools and colleges in the six New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont). Membership in one of the six regional accrediting associations in the United States indicates that the school or college has been carefully evaluated and found to meet the standards agreed upon by qualified educators.

Bay State College is authorized to award the following degrees by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Bachelor of Science.