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Organize. Operate. Advance Your Career in Management.

Learn how to develop organizations and adapt to changing market conditions. Applied Management allows you to immerse yourself in multiple management styles, preparing you to be a valuable asset in a variety of industries.

If you’ve completed a minimum of 24 transferable credits in a single, specialized or technical area, or earned an associate’s degree in something other than business or management and want to reach management levels, this is the program for you.

Flexible learning options: you can find classes at our Midland campus, online, or at one of our program centers across the country.

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Transfer-friendly program

The Applied Management program is perfect for transfer students who are looking to advance their career. Transfer up to 90 credits toward your degree.

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Faculty with industry-experience

Our adjuncts and full-time professors are industry professionals. Students can learn about business ethics and efficient business practices from professors who applied the concepts they teach in their careers.

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Networking opportunities

Get access to our large network of Northwood University alumni and community members who are always looking to hire graduates from our programs.

What Jobs Can You Get with an Applied Management Degree?

Applied Management can be found in almost every industry. Students often look for internships or employment opportunities on a local and global level.

  • District Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Hospitality Management
  • Project Manager
  • Regional Manager
  • Store Manager

Forge Your Path Forward