B.Sc. On Campus

General Management

Oakland University

48 months
24708 USD/year
24708 USD/year
13934 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The General Management program prepares you to get started in business while you explore a range of career options. There’s no better place to explore than Oakland University. We’re deeply enmeshed in Southeast Michigan’s rich business ecosystem, which supports a full spectrum of career opportunities.


General Management Degree: The Oakland University Advantage

The General Management program at Oakland University combines flexibility with exceptional marketability. In a survey of 2017 business graduates, 96 percent of general management majors were employed in business or enrolled in graduate school a year after completing their degree. Our students achieve consistent success because the general management degree offers a wide array of benefits.

You’ll have opportunities to:

  • Acquire meaningful hands-on experience. Oakland University sits in the heart of a global economic hub, and we’re deeply plugged in to the community. You’ll complete internships, conduct research, build mentoring relationships, and gain other experience that showcases your talent. There’s no better place to build a strong resume and professional connections.
  • Build marketable skills. The general management degree equips you with expertise that employers are constantly searching for. In addition to proficiency in accounting, marketing, finance, and other aspects of general management, you’ll stand out in the job market for your ability to write, conduct research, solve problems, and think creatively.
  • Learn from national experts. Our general management degree is led by acclaimed faculty who are known for outstanding achievements in scholarship and in business. You’ll have the chance to build real relationships with your instructors, thanks to our small class sizes. You can leverage internships, guest lectures, special projects, and other opportunities to connect with management leaders from all types of business organizations, from Fortune 100 companies to innovative startups.
  • Earn a degree that commands respect. Our School of Business Administration is nationally ranked by numerous publications, including US News & World Report,, CEO Magazine, and The Princeton Review. We also hold prestigious dual accreditation (in business and accounting) from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a distinction shared by only 1 percent of the world’s business schools.
  • Get personalized advising and support. To help you maximize the benefits of your general management degree, we offer exceptional academic guidance and career counseling. That’s especially important for general management majors who want to explore multiple disciplines and career pathways.

General Management Careers

In addition to building broad expertise that has value in almost every industry, the general management degree confers the professional polish that helps you succeed in the job market. You’ll get focused guidance to help you write a strong resume, stand out in interviews, conduct a job search and polish your business etiquette. Our campus calendar is packed with job fairs, recruiting events, networking sessions, and on-campus interviews.Because the general management degree is so flexible, it gives you an extremely broad number of ways to enter the workforce. You might begin your management career in:
  • Executive leadership
  • Management analysis
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Strategic planning
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Nonprofit leadership
  • Government administration

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Management
  • Leadership and Group Performance
  • Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Finance
  • Organizational Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Oakland University admission application. While an essay is optional, interested students may choose to include an essay for consideration
  • Cumulative high school grade point averages of 3.2 or above. Applicants with cumulative grade point averages below 3.2, but above 2.5, may be admitted after consideration of the quality of academic preparation. Scholarship awards are based on a student's academic record at the time of admission
  • SAT or ACT scores are no longer required for the incoming classes, for students with a minimum high school GPA of 2.5
  • Number and types of college preparatory courses
  • Positive trend of grades
  • English language proficiency test score reports

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24708 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    24708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24708 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13934 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13934 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Rochester Hills

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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