Sustainability Management and Technology

The Division of Management offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Sustainability Management and Technology. Graduates of the program add value to a sustainability and energy management organization. Students are prepared to meet the challenges of a technological business environment, due to mastering many professional skills.

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

  • Leadership – direct team activities, establish goals and priorities, ensure available resources
  • Critical Thinking – user logic and reasoning to identify strengths/weaknesses of an alternative solution
  • Complex Problem Solving – identify 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

Follow this link to see the Sustainability Management and Technology Plan of Study

Opportunities & Careers

Careers for a graduate with a BBA in Sustainability Management and Technology include:

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

Projected job market data for Chief Sustainability Officers: https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-1011.03

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
  • Sustainability Management and Technology (6 hours)

Management Contact Information

Dr. Deepak Subedi, Department Chair
Department of Management
Marshall University
College of Business
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Corbly Hall 421
Phone: 304-696-2676


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