Department of Management

Main Office

Business Administration Building, 315

P.O. Box 305429

Denton, TX 76203-5429

(940) 565-3140

Fax: (940) 565-4394

Lewis A. Taylor III, Chair

Faculty

Professors Adams, Berkeley, Hays, Johnson, Powell, Rachel, Stephens, Taylor, Thibodeaux, Watson, Williams. Associate Professors Bimmerle, Boyd, Dsouza, Goodwin, Insley, Ledgerwood, Ponthieu, Swanson, White. Assistant Professor Miles.

Mission/Vision Statement

The mission of the Department of Management is to provide quality management education leading to bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees; to conduct relevant basic and applied research; to engage in instructional development; and to provide professional expertise and service to the department's constituent communities. Our mission is accomplished with a primary focus on the undergraduate and master's degrees, while maintaining a small doctoral program in keeping with the mission of the College of Business Administration. This mission reflects our firm belief in the importance of teaching, supported by intellectual contributions and service.

The vision of the Department of Management, as leading educators, is to work together as a team of professionals with a singular focus student learning. Central to the implementation of this vision is that students are our first priority. Their success is our success. We further believe that we are accountable as educators to display academic leadership. Finally, our success depends on working with the business community as partners in developing cutting edge education.

Programs of Study

The department offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the following areas:

Career Opportunities

For information on career opportunities for graduates of the Department of Management, visit our Web site (www.coba.unt.edu/mgmt/).

Bachelor of Business Administration

The department offers the Bachelor of Business Administration degree in the professional fields listed below. General requirements for the BBA are listed in the "General University Requirements " and the "University Core Curriculum Requirements" in the Academics section and under "Bachelor of Business Administration" in the College of Business Administration section. Note: The University Core Curriculum was being revised at the time this catalog went to press. Consult a degree program adviser or the university's Web site (www.unt.edu/catsched/).

Academic Standards

A grade of C or above must be earned in each professional field or supporting course completed in residence or transferred to UNT.

Professional Field in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management, 18 Hours

The following courses are required for the professional field in entrepreneurship and strategic management.

Approved Supporting Courses, 12 Hours

MGMT 3830, 3860 and 4870, plus 3 hours approved in advance by the departmental adviser from the following: MGMT 3870, 4800; ACCT 4130; FINA 4300, 4310; MKTG 4700.

Professional Field in Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management, 18 Hours

The following courses are required for the professional field in organizational behavior and human resource management.

Approved Supporting Courses, 12 Hours

MGMT 3830, 3850, plus 6 hours approved in advance by the department adviser from the following: MGMT 4170, 4180, 4350, 4400, 4800; INSU 4400.

Professional Field in Production and Operations Management, 18 Hours

The following courses are required for the professional field in production and operations management.

Approved Supporting Courses, 12 Hours

MGMT 3850, 3860, 4870; MSCI 3870.

Graduate Degrees

The department offers degree programs leading to the Master of Business Administration with majors in administrative management, human resource management, and production and operations management, and the Doctor of Philosophy with majors in human resource management, organization theory and policy, and production and operations management. For information, consult the Graduate Catalog.

Courses of Instruction

All Courses of Instruction are located in one section at the back of this catalog.

Course and Subject Guide

The "Course and Subject Guide," found in the Courses of Instruction section of this book, serves as a table of contents and provides quick access to subject areas and prefixes.

Graduate Catalog Department of Management

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