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What Can I Do With This Major for Majors in Management



A Bachelor of Science Degree in Management & Global Studies prepares you for a broad range of careers within many different industries. The work of a business manager involves planning, directing, and coordinating the activities of a company. A manager also oversees the work of others by building cooperation and performance among team members. Individuals can train or specialize in a number of functional areas including accounting, marketing, finance, or human resources. Their work may involve skills such as analyzing problems, decision making, delegating assignments, training and supervising staff, budgeting, and coordinating activities.

Managers are employed in various sectors (government, education, or private industry.) Within any large organization, managers with direct authority for a functional area (sales, finance, accounting) have line management positions, while people employed in activities that support these functions (human resources) hold staff management positions.

Management trainee positions are typically available in the retail, hotel/restaurant, banking, and insurance industries. A training program may last six to twelve months, allowing trainees exposure to the various functional areas within a company. Many people enter management positions with a bachelor's degree. However, a master's degree in business administration (MBA) is essential in some areas for advancement.

Many careers do not require a specific major but rather a wide range of demonstrated skills and accomplishments. Regardless of your career choices, increase your marketability through internships, work experience, and college activities.

A Sample Of Related Occupations

Advertising Account Exec. Fundraiser/Development Officer Nursing Home Administrator
Advocate/Policy Maker Hotel/Motel Manager Operations Manager
Benefits Administrator Human Resources Generalist Property Manager
Branch Manager Information Systems Manager Public Administrator
Contract Administrator Insurance Agent/Broker Public Relations Specialist
Credit Manager/Loan Officer Insurance Underwriter Purchasing Agent
Customer Service Manager International Trade Specialist Realtor
Distribution Manager Inventory Control Specialist Researcher
Entrepreneur IRS Revenue Officer Retail Buyer
Facilities Planner Job Analyst Sales Manager
Financial Aid Director Labor Relations Specialist Securities Broker
Financial Analyst Management Trainee Training Specialist
Food/Beverage Manager Market Research Analyst .

Types of Employers


Private & Nonprofit Organizations
Colleges/Universities Investment Firms Telecommunications Firms
Computer Firms Manufacturing Firms Transportation Companies
Consulting Firms Media Firms Utility Companies
Healthcare Facilities Nonprofit Organizations Wholesale/Retail Operations
Hospitality Organizations Publishing companies .
Insurance Companies Research Firms .


Government Agencies
Government Agencies (Federal, State, County & Local) .

Internships Obtained by Rutgers Students


Organization Job Title
SiriusXM Sports Marketing Intern

Amboy Bank Credit Policy Intern

Absolute Home Mortgage Corporation Loan Processor

The Windish Agency The Windish Agency Internship

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates


First Jobs of Recent Graduates - Management
Organization Job Title
Bankers Trust Account Administrator

AT&T Account Executive

Merck & Co. Administrative Associate

Accenture Analyst

Synchronoss Business Analyst

Liberty Mutual Claim Specialist

NatWest Financial Credit Manager

Chemical Bank Credit Training Program

Philips Lighting Demand Planner

Kmart Distribution Center Supervisor

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Jobs of Experienced Alumni - Management
Gilbert, Whitney & Sons Account Supervisor

Bunin Mgmt. Advisement, LLC (MBA) Adjunct Professor

Career Services, Rutgers University (MBA) Assistant Director

Schering-Plough Research (MBA) Assistant Director

General Foods USA (MBA) Associate Production Mgr

Township of Plainsboro Chief Financial Officer

The Hartford Financial Grp. (MA) Claim Team Leader

FM Global Client Service Mgr.

Commerce Bank Commercial Loan Officer

PriceWatehouseCoopers (MBA) Consultant

self-employed (MPA) Consultant

Pfizer, Inc. Consumer Products Manager

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Graduate Schools Attended


Institution Degree Field
Baruch College PhD Management

City College of NY M.Ed. Elementary Education

Drexel University MBA Accounting

Drexel University MBA Human Resources

Fairleigh Dickinson University MBA Management

Fairleigh Dickinson University MBA Marketing

NYU Stern School of Business MBA Management

Pennsylvania State University MBA Marketing

Rider University MBA International Business

Rutgers University JD Law

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