Business Management

Prepare to advance and lead in businesses with a business management degree.

Through your coursework you will:

  • Explore the role of leadership for business and organizational planning, effectiveness and problem-solving.
  • Learn to apply professional skills, management techniques and team-building strategies for business success.
  • Gain understanding about contract law, marketing, economics, managerial accounting and finance.

Your studies will help you become an effective decision-maker—all while building a foundation to apply Christian values and ethics to situations to business settings.

Online and with Free Textbooks

This program is now available completely online and is the first in Minnesota to completely eliminate textbook costs for all 15 courses in the business management program.  Free textbooks may not be available for general education classes or electives that may need to be taken.

Get the details

Download the Business Management program preview for a list of courses, highlights and potential job opportunities for this degree. View general education and elective requirements.

Is a Business Management degree for you?

Employers are looking for people who are broad, critical thinkers capable of acting within a framework of ethics and integrity.

If you want to be that kind of person, you'll find the combination of business know-how and Christ-centered ethics you develop at Northwestern will prepare you to fill essential needs in today's workplace.

A Business Management degree also provides excellent preparation for Northwestern's Master of Business Administration program.

Information Sessions

Information Sessions provide an insider's view of the Focus Adult Undergraduate program. Join us for an upcoming session. All events begin at 6 p.m. and are held on campus or by webinar.

Monday, June 26, 2017
Tuesday, August 8, 2017