At the heart of every successful business, there is one thing they have in common: a strong management staff.  If you love to plan, organize, and work with people, then a BBA degree with a concentration in management is a perfect fit for you. The management degree at Henderson State University also prepares you to seek a Master of Business Administration degree. 

The management program in Henderson State University's School of Business is not only about improving communication and leadership skills, it is about combining innovative technology with business to create a vibrant, hands-on learning environment.  Through the training you get in our program, you will learn techniques that will improve efficiency and human interaction.

You will develop additional skills, knowledge, and the upward career mobility necessary for advancement in your career through our Business Beyond the Classroom program, the Mentorship Experience program, and participation in our Student-Managed Investment Fund.  These and many other opportunities to develop your professionalism in our school of business will set you apart as a polished graduate and desirable employee. 

Our expert team of professors will inspire and encourage you throughout your academic journey. Small class sizes allow you to become close to your professors and get thorough guidance every step of the way. 

Internships and research

The School of Business provides its students the opportunity to be mentored by professionals, to intern for companies in nearby cities, and to manage the Ross Whipple Fund. In addition, The Business Mentorship Experience (BME) is a two-hour credit course each semester for junior and senior-level students and to our graduate students. 


Your BBA degree with a concentration in management will prepare you for endless options in banking, manufacturing, transportation, and many other career fields. The HSU School of Business is committed to preparing you for maximum success in your chosen field.


Courses in the management program include:

  • Management Communications
  • Management Organizational
  • Behavior Operations Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Leadership
  • International Business

Additional courses

Career possibilities

Management majors have the opportunity to pursue careers in areas like:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Recruiting and Staffing
  • Compensation and Benefits Management
  • Corporate Training
  • Organizational Development
  • Employment Law
  • Operations Research Analysis
  • Production Management
  • Materials Management
  • Industrial Sales
  • Corporate Sales
  • Manufacturer Representation
  • Insurance Claims and Underwriting
  • Risk Management

Additional careers

Related programs

Related information


Dr. Nathan Campbell
School of Business
1100 Henderson Street, Box 7801 
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001