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What can I do with my degree in Management?

About the program

As a student in the management program at Concordia, you will learn to become a leader,  to inspire people, embrace diversity, build new business models and create wealth in socially and ecologically sustainable ways. Careers in Management can be found through entrepreneurial ventures, working for small and large organizations and in governmental institutions. Qualified management graduates find positions with hospitals, educational institutions, government offices, manufactures, retailers, customer service operators, consulting firms, etc. For the latest information on programs, visit the Management program page.

Skills developed

As a student in Management, you will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of skills listed below. Your transferrable skills can be applied to many different jobs and situations that go beyond your field of study.

  • Computer skills for the purpose of business correspondence, proposals, and presentations
  • Ability to conduct effective research
  • Administrative, organizational and business writing skills
  • Business acumen
  • Budgeting, disseminating information, and delegating tasks
  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with all levels of management, suppliers, and customers
  • Resourcefulness, taking initiative
  • Tactfulness, and diplomacy

  • Explain complex concepts and ideas to others effectively
  • Write technical reports
  • Interact with others and build professional relationships

  • Manage tasks and meet deadlines
  • Work under pressure
  • Make decisions and use sound judgement
  • Excel in administrative skills

  • Delegate
  • Manage conflict
  • Give and receive feedback
  • Lead and follow
  • Negotiate

  • Analyze and evaluate information
  • Understand complex problems and identify solutions

Potential work settings

Below are examples of work settings where you can gain experience and develop your skills in your field of study. 

  • Advertising Agencies
  • Airports
  • Art Galleries
  • Banking Institutions
  • Brand Management Firms
  • Business Industry
  • Construction Companies
  • Corporations
  • Educational Institutes
  • Energy / Oil and Gas
  • Entertainment and Media
  • Fashion Industry
  • Financial Services
  • Government (Federal, Provincial and Municipal)
  • Health Services  
  • High Tech Industry
  • Hotels / Restaurants
  • Insurance Companies
  • Investment Management Firms  
  • Libraries
  • Management Consulting Firms  
  • Manufacturing Industry  
  • Marketing Firms
  • Mining Industry
  • Multinational Companies  
  • Museums
  • Non-Governmental Organizations and Non-Profit Organizations
  • Pharmaceuticals and Biotech Companies
  • Placement / Employment Agencies
  • Police Departments
  • Political Organizations
  • Public Utilities
  • Real Estate Firms
  • Restaurants
  • Retail Stores
  • Technology Consulting Firms
  • Telecommunications Industry
  • Trade Market
  • Transportation and Airlines

What jobs can a Bachelor’s degree in Management lead to?

Please note that many positions listed below may require related extra-curricular activities, volunteer or work experience.

For details on these job titles, main duties and employment requirements visit Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC).

  • Account Services Representative
  • Account Manager
  • Bank Officer / Teller / Clerk
  • Benefits Administrator / Benefits Officer
  • Broker
  • Budget / Forecast Analyst
  • Business Credit / Loan Administrator
  • Credit Analyst / Officer

  • Appraiser
  • Broker
  • Claims Adjuster / Representative
  • Insurance Agent / Broker / Salesperson    
  • Mortgage / Loan Officer  
  • Underwriter   
  • Underwriting Trainee

  • Financial Aid Officer
  • Policy Analyst
  • Public Administrator
  • Public Health Analyst
  • Public Relations Analyst

  • Education Programs Administrator
  • Financial Aid Officer
  • Program Advisor / Coordinator
  • Research Assistant
  • Tutor / Instructor
  • Undergraduate Program Assistant

  • Administrative Manager  
  • Account Manager   
  • Advertising Manager    
  • Art Gallery / Museum Coordinator  
  • Assistant Executive Director
  • Business Development Assistant / Associate
  • Business Planner / Analyst / Consultant
  • Cost Analyst / Estimator
  • Employee Benefits Consultant
  • Equity Analyst
  • Event Planner  
  • Executive Assistant
  • Human Resources Administrator / Assistant  
  • Internal Account Manager
  • Junior Account Manager   
  • Junior Business Analyst    
  • Junior Buyer    
  • Junior Product Analyst
  • Junior Project Manager   
  • Marketing Assistant / Coordinator
  • Market Researcher
  • Management advisor
  • Merchandise Allocator
  • Office Manager
  • Procurement Agent
  • Product Manager
  • Project Coordinator / Manager
  • Property manager   
  • Public Relations Analyst
  • Sales and Service Administrator / Manager
  • Senior Administrator
  • Store Manager
  • Strategic Planner
  • Support Services Manager  
  • Warehouse Manager

Jobs and career possibilities with a Master's and PhD in Management

The job titles listed below are examples of careers requiring further education such as an MA or PhD degree, a second bachelor degree, a certificate or a graduate diploma and relevant work experience.

For details on these job titles, main duties and employment requirements visit Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC).

  • Airport Manager
  • Analyst and Portfolio Manager
  • Art Gallery / Museum Manager   
  • Auditor
  • Bank Manager
  • Bar / Club Manager   
  • Business Consultant / Planner / Analyst
  • Buyer
  • Consultant    
  • Controller
  • Credit Manager
  • Director of Financial Services
  • Entrepreneur
  • Hotel Manager   
  • Labour Relations Specialist    
  • Management Advisor / Analyst / Consultant
  • Manufacturing Manager    
  • Marketing Manager   
  • Mediator
  • Mortgage Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Personnel Manager   
  • Power Plant Manager    
  • Promotions Manager  
  • Public Health Director    
  • Quality Control Manager   
  • School Principal   
  • Strategic Planner
  • Systems Analyst
  • Teacher
  • Treasurer
  • University Professor

Start your job search

Explore career options

Explore the types of jobs for each industry and find out about required skills, education level and salary ranges in Canada:

Occupation - Government of Canada Job Bank: Find out about job prospects, wages and skills for specific job titles. You can use the job titles listed in the Career Possibilities – Bachelor degree and Career Possibilities – Beyond the bachelor degree for your search.

Field of study – Government of Canada Job Bank : Find out about employment rates, wages and the types of jobs related to a specific field of study.

Search job titles or companies - LinkedIn: Search by job title or field of study. You can also find out what type of positions individuals with the same degree as you have occupied.

Career Cruising

Explore your interests, learn about careers and find jobs on the Career Cruising website. Find the link and login information in the Student Hub's My CU Account.

Search for jobs

Browse the websites below to find jobs available in Quebec and Canada related to your field of study. You can also search the CAPS online job bank or find employers in Canada that hire new graduates in your field.

Book an appointment 

Want job search tips tailored to your goals and needs? Book an appointment with one of our Career Counsellors or Career Advisors by calling 514-848-2424, ext. 7345.*

*Only current Concordia students and recent alumni can access this service

Networking  and professional associations

Connect with professionals in the field and professional associations to find out what a day in your career of choice looks like. Professional associations websites also provide useful career descriptions and job hunting tips, and sometimes list job openings and potential employers. You can also attend one of our career workshops, career fairs or career panels to get a head start.

Here are a few recommended sites:

Contact us

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