Management and Administration

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

With the bachelor's degree program in Management and Administration at LSUS, you'll graduate ready to fill key roles in most businesses, institutions and nonprofit organizations.

Earn your bachelor’s degree in management and administration – with an optional concentration in human resource management or international business – at LSU Shreveport. Our AACSB-accredited program will give you the leadership training, hands-on experiences and professional development opportunities to succeed at the highest levels of business.

Why LSUS’ management and administration program?

LSUS’ management and administration major emphasizes the skills today’s business majors need most: problem solving, leadership and working with people. You’ll learn from internationally diverse faculty who are accessible teachers and experienced business leaders. Concentrations in human resource management and international business give you the chance to specialize your studies to prepare for some of today’s most in-demand business careers. The management degree is transfer-student friendly, allowing you to apply more transfer credits towards your degree. You can also easily double-major in management and marketing, or pursue a minor outside of the School of Business. Either option can enhance your marketability and attractiveness to employers.

Experiential learning to prepare for real-world careers

As a management major, you’ll have access to internships and study abroad courses, with the opportunity to intern with well-known firms throughout Louisiana. Our management students have worked with companies such as State Farm, Cintas and Enterprise, and internships often lead to job offers. Many classes offer other hands-on learning opportunities that will take your business education beyond the classroom and into the real world. Our faculty and advising team will help you choose the right courses based on your business emphasis and professional goals.

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Explore the Management and Administration Bachelor’s Degree at LSUS

LSUS management and administration majors graduate with the skills to lead organizations forward. These are some of the ways that our undergraduate program will prepare you for success.

Hands-on experience

Simulations, in-class projects, and internships offer opportunities to gain hands-on experience in the business area of your choice. Internships not only offer valuable on-the-job experience but also count for three hours of 400-level college credit toward your management and administration major.

Student life

Student organizations such as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Advertising Club, and the Student Finance Association offer professional development opportunities, network events, and more. High-achieving students are invited to join Beta Gamma Sigma, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, or Sigma Iota Epsilon honor societies.

Set up for success

LSUS’ AACSB accreditation puts our business programs in the top 5 percent of business schools in the world. You’ll be guided by some of the best professors in the area and many classes welcome guest speakers to bring additional viewpoints to the classroom.

Financial aid for management and administration students

Each year, LSUS awards more than $12.4 million in scholarship money to students like you. Explore the types of financial aid you could qualify for as a management and administration major.

Management and Administration Concentrations

Management and Administration

Management and Administration Concentration

LSUS’ management and administration major emphasizes the skills today’s business majors need most: problem solving, leadership and working with people. You’ll learn from internationally diverse faculty who are accessible teachers and experienced business leaders. 

Business Intelligence

Management and Administration Concentration

LSUS’ management and administration major emphasizes the skills today’s business majors need most: problem solving, leadership and working with people. You’ll learn from internationally diverse faculty who are accessible teachers and experienced business leaders. 

Business Law

Management and Administration Concentration

LSUS’ management and administration major emphasizes the skills today’s business majors need most: problem solving, leadership and working with people. You’ll learn from internationally diverse faculty who are accessible teachers and experienced business leaders. 

Human Resource Management (HRM)

Management and Administration Concentration

The HRM concentration has been evaluated by the professional Society for Human Resource Management and is aligned with SHRM's Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.

International Business

Management and Administration Concentration

The international business concentration exposes students to the challenges and opportunities of the global marketplace and prepares them to work for multinational firms.

Management Information Systems

Management and Administration Concentration

LSUS’ management and administration major emphasizes the skills today’s business majors need most: problem solving, leadership and working with people. You’ll learn from internationally diverse faculty who are accessible teachers and experienced business leaders. 

“LSUS offered everything I was looking for in a college experience. I wanted to move out of my parent's house, but still be able to go home to do laundry. I wanted an education I could be proud of and LSUS has a great reputation for the College of Business.”
Haley Reggio, Owner of The Social Media Lady
B.S. in Management and Administration, 2004

As an LSUS management and administration major, you can take a two-week university course studying in Lüneburg, Germany! Learn more about the program.

Take part in LSUS’s business student research forum. Opportunities include interacting with actual businesses on live case studies, working with faculty to analyze survey data results, and participating with group members in simulation/modeling research. Find out more.

The average salary is $63,935 for Human Resources Managers, $51,233 for Human Resource Generalists, and $65,274 for General/Operations Managers? (Source: payscale.com)

Where Can a Management and Administration Degree from LSUS Take You?

Your bachelor’s degree in management and administration will open the door to leadership positions with businesses large and small, in just about any industry you can imagine. These are just a few of the jobs you might pursue when you graduate:

  • Human Resources Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Management Analyst
  • General Operations Manager
  • City Manager
  • Public Administration Consultant
  • Retail Store Manager

Find more information about courses in the management and administration bachelor’s degree program.

Thinking about a major in management and administration? You might also be interested in double-majoring in marketing, or in selecting one of these undergraduate business programs at LSUS.