Energy Management

The Division of Management offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Energy Management. Graduates of the program add value to an energy management organization. They are prepared to meet the challenges of a technological business environment because they have mastered many professional skills.

Opportunities & Careers

Careers for a graduate with a BBA in Energy Management include:

  • Environmental Manager
  • Contracts Manager
  • Power Trader
  • Land Manager
  • Division Order Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Field Landman
  • Gas Marketing Representative
  • Commodity Trader (Gas & Electric)

Students who graduate with a B.B.A. in Management will develop the following skills and acquire knowledge in:

  • Leadership – direct team activities, establish goals and pirorities, ensure available resources
  • Critical Thinking – user logic and reasoning to indentify strengts/weaknesses of an alternative solution
  • Complex Problem Solving – indentify complex problems, review related data to develop and evaluate options
  • Analytical Skills – use spreadsheets, financial, scientific, and statistical data to make strategic decisions
  • Interpersonal Skills – understand communications among people inside and outside the organization and deal with personnel issues

Requirements

Core Business Courses

  • ACC 215, 216 – Principles of Accounting
  • ECN 250 – Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECN 253 – Principles of Macroeconomics
  • FIN 323 – Principles of Finance
  • LE 207 – Legal Environment of Business
  • MGT 218 – Business Statistics
  • MGT 320 – Principles of Management
  • MGT 460 – Strategic Management
  • MIS 290 – Principles of Management Info. Sys.
  • MKT 340 – Principles of Marketing

Major Courses

  • LE 308 – Commercial Law
  • FIN 370 – Principles of Investment
  • MGT 370 – Energy Management Principles
  • MGT 428 – Negotiations
  • MKT 449 – Transportation Law & Public Policy
  • ECN 405 – Environmental Economics
  • MGT 446 – Green Management
  • MGT 420 – Operations Management
  • GEO 110 – Basic GIS
  • Energy Management electives (6 hours)