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A major in management offers you a broad background in the functional areas of business, allowing you to pursue specific competencies and areas of interest. Through a comprehensive course of study, you will gain a diverse set of skills, preparing you for a position in a variety of disciplines across industries. This degree is also beneficial for those pursuing a second major or minor outside the College, participating in study abroad, or continuing on to more specialized graduate work.

You can earn credits toward a graduate HR certificate during your junior or senior year. Internships and participation in professional organizations (SHRM) add great value to this degree program..

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The URI student chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) was awarded the Superior Merit Award for its excellence and achievement during the 2019-2020 Student Chapter Merit Award period.