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Management & Strategic Leadership

Today's dynamic and competitive business environment requires energetic, capable leaders who can add value and excel at all levels of responsibility.

Ohio University College of Business' major in management and strategic leadership is designed to create a foundation of knowledge and ability for lifelong learning and success in business leadership.

Success in strategic business leadership requires a broad base of conceptual knowledge, personal skills, and competencies. The required courses ensure a variety of rich developmental experiences that can include community service learning, individual leadership and emotional intelligence assessments, case analysis, research projects, team-based active learning projects, and guest speakers, in addition to traditional classroom lectures and discussions. The major places a strong emphasis on written and oral communications skills, teamwork, and personal initiative.

Study HR at OHIO: A concentration in human resource management is available within the management and strategic leadership major. The human resource management option is a series of classes you can take that focus on the theory and practical skills needed to succeed in human resources. If you are passionate about the difference people can make on business performance, the human resource management concentration will give you the competitive advantage in the global talent marketplace.

Students are the primary focus in the College of Business' Department of Management. Faculty and staff are members of a team engaging in a collaborative teaching and learning process. To further that view, and to add more support to students, they constantly improve the content of their courses, the classroom experience, and the opportunities to apply what’s learned in the classroom to real-world situations.