Focus on the management of people, projects and analytical processes. Choose one of three career tracks and develop specialized knowledge, skills and experiences, which qualify you for positions in business analytics, human resource management or project management. Learn to deploy advanced information technologies and data mining to meet organizational goals. Develop skills in staffing and managing human resources. Learn ways to effectively motivate and manage project teams.

Building on Elon’s traditional strengths of active and engaged learning, the Management major leverages the foundation material of the business core to provide a specialized management body of knowledge for graduates who intend to pursue managerial and leadership positions in for-profit and not-for-profit enterprises.


Management majors are required to complete at least one internship for academic credit. Examples of internships students have completed include human resources recruitment for Sports Endeavors, business management for Aflac, collateral administration for Volvo Financial Services and event production at Wits’ End Productions.

Graduation Outcomes

Management graduates are prepared for a number of different positions in project management, data analytics and information technologies, human resources, customer services and various roles in international business. Elon Management alumni work for employers such as The Advisory Board Company, Amica Mutual Insurance, BlackRock, Boston Consulting Group, Capital Financial Solutions, CenturyLink, Carbon Black, Corporate Executive Board, EY, Lenovo, LeverSource, Morgan Stanley, PepsiCo, Prudential Financial, Trade Street Consulting and XPO Logistics.