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Advance as a Manager in Your Field

The Bachelor of Arts in Management degree program is specifically designed for anyone seeking a broad management background focusing on the organizational and human dimension of the field. This program will teach you the basic knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a manager in your field.

Courses are offered in an online or on-campus format. This program is one of the top-ranked online bachelor’s programs in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report.


Throughout the Bachelor of Arts in Management program at CityU, you’ll develop a broad understanding of what makes organizations work, how to build successful teams, how to be a strong leader, and how to communicate in the business world. The program includes 50 core credits that focus on solving business problems from a manager’s perspective.

You will have the option to take courses online or on-site. Students with sufficient transferable credits and applicable real-world experience can graduate with a BA in Management in as little as one year.

With 40 upper-division electives, you will create your own focus area through elective coursework and study topics within or outside the School of Management.

Learning Outcomes

Throughout the Bachelor of Arts in Management program, you’ll learn to:

  • Apply leadership theories to the work environment
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Critically analyze a variety of business problems and create effective, ethical solutions
  • Find, evaluate, and use information to support professional and organizational development
  • Gain a broad foundational knowledge of the many facets of management, including marketing, human resources, and project management
  • Participate in productive and diverse teams



Founded in 1973, City University of Seattle offers over 60 on-site and online programs designed for busy working adults like you. When you enroll at CityU, you’ll have the support of a community of faculty, staff, students, and alumni who are dedicated to helping you finish your degree and reach your goals.


City University of Seattle is recognized as a Top 10 educator of adults nationwide.1


Develop marketable, real-world skills in courses taught by faculty who are practitioners working in your field.


Expand your expertise and your global perspectives in on-site and online courses with students from around the world.


Network with alumni employed at Seattle’s top companies, including Boeing, Starbucks, Amazon, and Microsoft.