Skip to content
 Scroll To Top

Be in demand with the knowledge and skills required of Alaska's management professionals.

The Management emphasis area focuses on the principles and theory of organizational behavior, project management processes and tools, principles of technical human resource management, and critical international business environments and practices.  Students pursuing the Management emphasis have the knowledge and skills necessary for successful management careers with government agencies, non-profit organizations, business and corporations.

Bachelor of Business Administration

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree program develops a student's intellectual ability, executive personality, and managerial skills through an appropriate blending of core business courses and general education requirements. Core courses in key business competencies provide a strong foundation for which emphasis areas in accounting, human resources, management, and MIS allow you to tailor your degree towards your academic and career goals.

Management Emphasis

The Management emphasis area explores the general management theory and practice as well as organizational, financial, operational, marketing, and human resource management. Coursework includes project management processes and tools, an examination of international business environments and practices, organizational theory and behavior, operations management, and financial management practices and implications.

Degree Requirements

Please refer to the academic catalog for a complete list of course requirements.

Take a Class

The Department of Business and Public Administration courses feature practitioner-oriented instruction with a focus on concepts and skills that you can apply to your current career immediately. 

Whether you are seeking professional development, considering a career change, or just interested in learning something new, UAS welcomes all students interested in taking a class.

UAS is an open enrollment institution, this means that you do not have to be in a UAS degree program to take a class. Anyone can take our classes as long as they meet the course pre-requisites.

View Full UAS Schedule

Classes: BA Summer 2018

Business organization, nature of major business functions such as management, finance, accounting, marketing and personnel administration. Opportunities and requirements for professional business careers.

Schedule information for CRN: 50911, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50911JD1Michael Boyer
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 6/23

Allows students to explore various techniques for developing effective management skills. Personal skills, interpersonal skills, group skills, and communication skills will be explored. Diagnostic tools, discussion, reflection, self-analysis, and skill practice will be the primary learning methods used. The main objective is for students to develop a personalized plan for professional improvement.

Schedule information for CRN: 50912, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50912JD1Haley Johnson
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 8/4
Schedule information for CRN: 51176, Section: JD2
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
51176JD2Haley Johnson
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 8/4

Applies techniques of written and oral communications to business situations requiring problem solving and an understanding of human relations. Topics include written communications (letters, memoranda, and reports), oral communications (one-on-one and small group interactions and oral presentations), listening skills, nonverbal communications, and communication technology.

Schedule information for CRN: 50913, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50913JD1Elizabeth Hoffman
Distance EdELIVE
Tuesday
5:30p - 7:00p
5/14 - 8/4

Prerequisite: BA S163 or WRTG S111 (C or better) or Business English placement test.

Survey of the basics of management. Synthesis of the traditional and contemporary quantitative and behavioral approaches to the subject of management.

Schedule information for CRN: 50914, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50914JD1Kristy Smith
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 8/4

This course examines business in its relation to the legal and judicial systems and to government regulation. It explores legal concepts and issues pertaining to competition, sales, employees, liabilities and forms of doing business.

Schedule information for CRN: 50916, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50916JD1Michael Boyer
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 6/23

Role of marketing in society and economy; the business firm as a marketing system; management of the firm's marketing effort.

Schedule information for CRN: 50917, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50917JD1Haley Johnson
Distance EdWEB
5/14 - 8/4

Survey course in basic principles of human resource management and administration. Examines HR practices related to recruitment, selection, training, development, compensation, and employee relations.

Schedule information for CRN: 50918, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50918JD1Charla Brown
Distance EdWEB
5/29 - 8/4

In-depth examination of business policy and strategy. This course integrates the competencies and knowledge from the business disciplines and functional viewpoints into a comprehensive strategic planning and implementation process using a series of case studies and business simulation. Designed as the capstone course for senior B.B.A. students, intended to be taken during the final semester.

Schedule information for CRN: 50920, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50920JD1Charla Brown
Distance EdWEB
5/29 - 8/4

Prerequisite: BA S301, BA S325, BA S343, and either STAT S273 or BA S374 (all C- 1.70 or better).

Provides a comprehensive look at managing change within organizations using one basic change model. Examines practical techniques and tactics to facilitate the implementation of any strategy and/or program requiring change. Prepares participants to be effective change agents in personal and professional settings.

Schedule information for CRN: 51337, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
51337JD1Charla Brown
Distance EdWEB
6/25 - 8/4

Prerequisite: BA S301. Corequisite: BA S351. Recommended: BA S476.

Policy decisions and governmental regulations affecting business as well as the social responsibility of business in society.

Schedule information for CRN: 50921, Section: JD1
CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
50921JD1Charla Brown
Distance EdWEB
6/25 - 8/4

Prerequisite: ECON S201 or ECON S202 (C- 1.70 or better).

 
 
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs logo

The School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Business and Public Administration programs have been approved for candidacy status with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Business Administration department maintains current membership with the ACBSP. ACBSP is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. ACBSP’s mission statement is “ACBSP promotes continuous improvement and recognizes excellence in the accreditation of business education programs around the world.” The ACBSP accreditation standards are modeled on the Baldrige National Quality Program and its Criteria for Educational Performance Excellence.

The University of Alaska Southeast is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

Content maintained by School of Arts and Sciences.