Management & Information Technology
Take Charge with a Degree in Management from St. Francis College
Are you interested in becoming a business leader? Do you want to pursue a career in planning, directing, and coordinating the activities of a company? Would you enjoy overseeing the work of others by building cooperation and team performance among workers? Are you interested in developing financial and quantitative analytical skills that can be applied throughout a broad range of industries? These are just some of the exciting career paths available to you with a degree in Management from St. Francis College.
Management is the organizational process that all professional organizations rely on to conduct their day-to-day functions, as well as plan for success in a rapidly changing competitive and technological environment. Management majors at St. Francis College learn the critical thinking needed to successfully market a new product, plan for strategic actions in the marketplace, manage the human, physical, and financial assets necessary to attain company objectives, and measure the results achieved. Courses are focused on real-world applications, and many have individual and group projects in which students work on real business problems, and discuss and defend their proposed solutions just as they might in an actual business setting.
As a Management major, you will explore current techniques for the management and operation of small and large business organizations, international companies, government agencies, and non-profit institutions. You will develop the ability to interpret business data and create effective solutions to business problems using computer applications and quantitative techniques. Management majors can choose from concentrations or minors in E-Commerce, Finance, General Business, Information Technology, International Business, Marketing, Sports Management or Entrepreneurship. Many of our graduates have gone into general management, law, finance, marketing, as well as become international trade specialists, advertising account executives and many other areas of specialization. Go Places with a Degree in Information Technology
Do you like solving problems? Are you interested in computers and information technology? As an Information Technology major at St. Francis College, you can learn about state-of-the-art information technology; such as computing systems design, programming, databases, operating systems, project management, security, computer forensics, web design, multimedia, decision support systems and network administration.
Information Technology is vitally important to today’s organizations and is transforming how they operate. Professionals in this field work in all industries, and deal with information, hardware, software, networks, the Internet, and many other applications.
This degree prepares students to look forward and function as information and knowledge professionals in a world that is being constantly transformed by technology. Many of our students have had internships at major organizations such as Microsoft, MTV, Citigroup, Commerce Bank, and Pfizer, and our graduates have gone on to become applications software developers, multimedia specialists, web designers and developers, financial analysts, Internet specialists, network engineers, and much more