Management Major at Pitt-Greensburg

48 credits
Bachelor of Science

The Management major is a modern business program, emphasizing the management of individuals and groups within the business organization and the quantitative and analytical methods required in decision making.

Graduate School Guarantee — Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Katz Graduate School of Business

Required Criteria:

  • Apply for freshman admission to a regional campus as a business major.
  • Be in top 10% of high school graduating class and score 1350 or higher on SAT (combined Critical Reading and Math) or 31 ACT.
  • Students who do not attend high schools that rank but who have an "A" average in high school, and who score 1350 or higher on the SAT, will be considered.
  • Earn a business degree as a full-time undergraduate student at a University of Pittsburgh regional campus.
  • Earn a cumulative GPA at the University of Pittsburgh of at least 3.50.
  • For enrollment in the MBA program, you must achieve a score of 630 on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) within three years prior to enrollment, have a minimum of two years of relevant work experience, and participate in a successful interview by the MBA admissions team. Students must apply to the full-time or part-time MBA program after graduation from a regional campus.
  • The GMAT is waived for the MS in accounting program. Students must apply to the MS in accounting program during their senior year in business at a regional campus or after graduation from business.
  • The offer of guaranteed admission for the MBA or MS in accounting program remains in effect for five years after graduation from a business major at a regional campus.
  • For information about the Katz Graduate School of Business, go to

Core Management Courses   6 courses - 18 credits

Course Title Credits
MGMT 0022 Financial Accounting 3
MGMT 0023 Managerial Accounting 3
MGMT 1818 Management Science 3
MGMT 1819 Introduction to Marketing 3
MGMT 1820 Operations Management 3
INFSCI 0010 Introduction to Information Systems and Society 3

Management Concentration   5 courses - 15 credits

Course Title Credits
MGMT 1125 Business Economics 3
MGMT 1821 Introduction to Finance 3
MGMT 1832 Human Resources Management 3
MGMT 1843 Law of Business Organizations 3
MGMT 1861 Management Policy and Administration 3
Electives   4 courses - 12 credits

Take an additional four courses in Management, Accounting, Information Science or another course from the approved elective list. See an Advisor for details.

Additional Requirements   1 course - 3 credits

After earning 90 credits, and fulfilling each course within the core, all Management majors must take MGMT 1950 - Senior Project for Management to fulfill the capstone course requirement.

Liberal Arts Courses

Management majors must take the following courses used to satisfy the General Education requirements. *Some of the courses listed below may have prerequisites.

Course Title
MATH 0120 Business Calculus*
ECON 0100 Introduction to Microeconomic Theory
ECON 0110 Introduction to Macroeconomic Theory
PHIL 1380 Business Ethics
PSY 0680 Introduction to Industrial/Organizational Psychology*
STAT 1100 Statistics and Probability for Business Management*
ENGCMP 0031 Business Writing