Managers often work in very complex organizational structures. They have to be focused not only with employees and customers, but with the social, economic, political, and technological aspects of their environment. Each managerial position is unique, but all have a specific need and focus within an organization.
Hiram College offers its major in management through the Department of Economics, Management and Accounting. The management major prepares students for successful careers in public, nonprofit, and governmental organizations as well as for excellent graduate programs. Through rigorous coursework, students develop a broad understanding of the functional areas of business. Emphasis on interdisciplinary learning, practical experience, individual and group problem solving and decision-making, an international perspective and social responsibility develops individuals capable of vision and ready for leadership in a wide variety of organizations.
Our graduates serve in leadership positions in for profit and not for profit settings, including a wide range of industry, financial, governmental and healthcare organizations. Our alumni have pursued a variety of graduate programs, including accounting and finance, business, international management, public policy and law to name a few.