Undergraduate degree programs

Business degree


Management professionals are in high demand across industries, and some of the highest-paid in the world — many receiving salaries at least three times higher than the average for other occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The W. P. Carey business degree in management provides the expertise and qualifications you need to manage people, streamline operations, and lead on a global scale.

Management degree courses

The business degree in management immerses you in the fundamentals of the global economy, the world of e-business, and collaborative teams. You’ll experience and test these concepts through skill-building exercises, case discussions, and team projects in courses such as:

  • Business Law and Ethics for Managers
  • Business Model Development
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Writing
  • Collaborative Team Skills
  • Consulting Projects
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship and Value Creation
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Global Supply Operations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Leading Organizations
  • Lean Launch
  • Marketing and Business Performance
  • Negotiations
  • Organization and Management Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Principles of International Business
  • Public Speaking
  • Venture Capital Experience

Customize your experience 

The business degree in management is available on ASU’s Tempe campus, West campus, and Polytechnic campus, as well as 100% online. No matter where you learn, you’ll have opportunities to diversify your management degree through undergraduate research, internships, targeted career programs, and 35+ business clubs and organizations.

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Careers in management

W. P. Carey management graduates are actively recruited by management consulting firms, high-tech businesses, service and manufacturing companies, and large and small private and nonprofit organizations. You’ll graduate ready to launch any of the following careers.

Career Growth* Median Salary*

*Data obtained from the Occupational Information network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).

  •  Bright Outlook
  •  Green Occupation
Administrative Services Managers 12.47% $81,080
Chief Executives   $168,140
Compliance Managers   7.32% $100,890
Construction Managers   17.21% $82,790
General and Operations Managers     $95,440
Industrial Production Managers   $89,190
Investment Fund Managers 7.32% $100,890
Loss Prevention Managers 7.32% $100,890
Management Analysts 23.87% $78,600
Nursery and Greenhouse Managers   $69,300
Regulatory Affairs Managers   7.32% $100,890
Sales Managers 14.95% $105,260
Security Managers 7.32% $100,890
Social and Community Service Managers 13.78% $59,970
Storage and Distribution Managers   $81,830
Supply Chain Managers   7.32% $100,890
Transportation Managers   $81,830
Wind Energy Operations Managers   7.32% $100,890
Wind Energy Project Managers   7.32% $100,890

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A major map outlines a major’s critical requirements, elective and required courses, and optimal course sequencing to help you stay on the right track to graduation.

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Application requirements 

All students are required to meet general university and W. P. Carey admission requirements.

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