Lead and motivate.

Train to become a skilled manager who knows how to lead and motivate people, build-high performance teams and develop world-class organizations. Organizations of all sizes and types need skilled managers. The management curriculum provides a foundation for careers in management, human resource management, small business management and entrepreneurship and public agency management. This area of emphasis addresses contemporary issues in management and the changing roles of managers and leaders at all levels of the organization.

Potential Careers

   Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Salary
Outlook Through 2028
Number of New Jobs Through 2028

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Engineering Manager




Financial Manager




Natural Sciences Manager




Sales Manager




Operations Manager




Why study management at UCCS?

  1. AACSB Accredited

    The UCCS College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance College Schools of Business (AACSB) which ensures your professors, classes and fellow students are of the highest quality. Only 5% of business schools worldwide have achieved this distinction.

  2. Exceptional Faculty

    Our leading instructors are nationally and internationally recognized for their research and instruction. Receive personalized guidance from professors with real-world experience in their field. 

  3. Ethical Curriculum

    The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at UCCS instills principle-based ethics education throughout the business school, resulting in a high standard of ethics in our students and graduates.

  4. Real-World Experience

    The College of Business houses its own Career Development Center, dedicated to provide business students with assistance in career development, internship opportunities and job placement upon graduation. 

  5. Global Perspectives

    The College of Business incorporates international business cases into the curriculum to ensure you are prepared for cross-cultural and international business opportunities. For those who wish to study abroad, the College of Business maintains partnerships with business schools across the world.

  6. Support and Guidance

    If you have an idea or concept you wish to build into a business venture, UCCS offers entrepreneurial support through resources such as The Garage, the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Entrepreneurship Club.

Management Faculty Spotlight
Donald Warrick, D.B.A.
“Imagine if you got up every day and your number one goal, on top of everything else you needed to do, was to bring out the best in other people. It would change just about everything.” In the past five decades, Dr. Donald Warrick has worked with more than 150 Fortune 500 and international companies as well as medium and small size organizations, government agencies, universities and non-profit organizations. He has published nine books and more than 90 articles, book chapters and professional papers. In 2018, Dr. Warrick was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by the Organizational Development Network. The award is presented to individuals with “significant and lasting impact on the field and practice of organization development.”