May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Management, B.B.A.

Location(s): Statesboro, Armstrong-Savannah

This major emphasizes the integrative nature of the management discipline in planning, organizing, leading, and controlling contemporary profit and non-profit organizations. The program includes the study of both qualitative and quantitative contributions from the management sciences to provide the student with modern analytic concepts, tools, and techniques that can be used as aids to managerial decision-making. Various teaching methods are used in an effort to bring reality to classroom considerations of relevant business problems. The student who wishes to major in management can select one of four options:

  1. The management major without an area of emphasis;
  2. the management major with an emphasis in entrepreneurship and innovation;
  3. the management major with an emphasis in hospitality management; 
  4. the management major with an emphasis in human resource management.

Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum  for required courses and credit hours in Area A1 through Area E.

General Requirements (Core Areas A - E): 42 Credit Hours

Additional Requirements: 4 Credit Hours

Major Requirements: 24 Credit Hours

B.B.A. in Management w/ Concentration

In lieu of the general degree pathway, students also may choose to pursue a concentration in the following areas:

  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Hospitality Management
  •  Human Resource Management. 

See below for Concentration requirements.

General Electives: 6-12 Credit Hours

  • Select 6 credit hours of Electives (should be chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor) unless ECON 2105  and/or MATH 1232  are used to meet requirements in Areas A-E in which case students will take up to 12 credit hours of Electives

Total Credit Hours: 124

Areas of Concentration: 24 Credit Hours


Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit the Academic Advisement  catalog page.