Management and Marketing

Bachelor of Business in Management

Why Choose Management at WIU?

  • The management program can be completed online or on campus in Macomb or the Quad Cities
  • The management program prepares students for leadership positions and lays the foundation for a rewarding career in multiple industries
  • Student organizations, study abroad programs, professional development events, career fairs, and internships provide networking opportunities and industry recognized skills
  • The integrated program allows students to earn two degrees (bachelor's and MBA) in just five years
  • Accreditation by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) ensures a quality educational experience
Management and Marketing Student Group on a field trip

Networking

WIU's Department of Management and Marketing students were able to tour the E-Commerce facility of Von Maur in Davenport, IA. The tour was led by WIU '03 Alumni Holly (Lemmer) Danler. Students were exposed to both store and e-commerce distribution.

Opportunities

Adam Novak

Adam Novak received his Bachelor of Business in Management in 2017 and is currently pursuing his Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree while working as a Graduate Assistant in the Department of Management and Marketing. During his time here at WIU, Adam played on the WIU soccer team, worked as a student manager in the University Union, and was a Training Officer for Western's EMS. Adam also had the opportunity to complete internships with Wells Fargo and one with Hy-Vee.

"My favorite aspect of WIU is the close-knit community. Being from a bigger city, we don't have the relationships that you get from being involved in a small-town community."

-Adam Novak, '17 MBA '18

Scholarships

  • CBT Distinguished Alumnus Scholarship ($2000)
  • Dr. Jack P. Daniels (4 @ $1000)
  • Excellence in Business and Technology Scholarships (10 @ $2000)
  • Jerry Purdum Scholarship for Business ($2000)