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.

Career Options

Course Descriptions

Printable Distribution of Credits Checklist

Printable Program Requirements Sheet

General Degree Requirements

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