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Explore the Management Program

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) LogoManage. Lead. Innovate. Workplaces rely on leaders of tomorrow. Is that you? We think so. Build your skills and knowledge to manage businesses (large or small), institutions and organizations. Develop the fundamentals of business to grow, thrive and succeed. Learn how to lead teams, create partnerships, and drive process and progress to meet organizational goals. Stand out as an emerging leader in business.

Management is a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree.

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Ethan Christopherson

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    Plan, organize, Lead

Major in the making of you

Meet business management major and finance minor, Matt Moroz. With a passion for golf and drive for business, UMN Crookston was the perfect opportunity for Moroz.


Human Resource Management, Operations Management, Project Management, Retail/Sales Management, General and Small Business Management, Business Analyst




  • This program provides graduates with experience in marketing, management, communications, and current computer technologies.

  • Gain a solid foundation in business that prepares you for the many opportunities and challenges that exist in the new economy and the e-business age

  • Opportunities to participate in extra-curricular and co-curricular experiences outside of the classroom to enrich the exposures of all students with interests in business. 

  • Many management courses are taken in the Alseth-NWSA Business boardroom. This boardroom-style room offers students an exceptional high-tech space to practice the skills they will use in their future career.


At the U of M Crookston, you won’t spend all your time behind a desk. Our curriculum is designed around experiential learning, which means we want you to have as much hands-on learning as possible. Depending on your major, you’ll find opportunities to be in the field, the lab, the classroom, or engaging in simulated scenarios that give you a competitive edge when you enter the workforce or head to grad school. You’ll learn the concepts and then actively apply them through projects, field trips, site visits, internships, and interactions with professionals in the field.

Meet your future professors

  • Megan Kragness

  • Rachel Lundbohm

    Assistant Professor
  • Tamara Yon

    Teaching Specialist

Student Stories

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    Ethan Johnson started thinking about law school. He took the entrance exam and applied for gap year employment. Johnson, a double major in business management and communication, always thinks ahead.
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    Bethany Novak
    She followed in her sisters’ footsteps when she chose to attend the University of Minnesota Crookston, but Bethany Novak has made her own way and carved her own path. The Business major from Dahlen, N.D., discovered her interests through business and marketing classes and through involvement in campus activities.
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    Business students at the University of Minnesota Crookston worked to compete in the Harvard Global Case Competition. The Golden Eagle Team, made up of five students including one online student, was the only team from the University of Minnesota system and competed against more than 125 teams from other outstanding universities around the world.