University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Management: Lead the Way

Management is both art and science. Experienced executives will tell you that one of the most important skills any professional could possess is the ability to effectively manage others - regardless of the industry.

 

 


Management Undergraduate Program
Bachelor’s Degree

Management majors gain insight and skill needed for careers as professional managers or as self-employed entrepreneurs. These skills include technical knowledge, communicative capacity, human understanding, and conceptual and problem-solving ability.

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Management Ph.D Program
Doctoral Program

The primary objective of the Ph.D. program in Management is to prepare candidates for careers in university research and teaching.

Several faculty hold leadership positions at the Academy of Management and serve on the editorial boards of research journals.

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New & Noteworthy

Learning About Management: The Business of People

Learning About Management: The Business of People

Part of a series of articles that examine what students learn by pursuing different degrees at the Walton College. Peter Drucker had a unique ability to make points in ways that were both obvious and, at the same time, often overlooked, especially when it came to the practice of management. So, it’s not surprising to … Continue reading Learning About Management: The Business of People

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Simon and Colleagues Finalist for Scholarly Impact Award

Simon and Colleagues Finalist for Scholarly Impact Award

Lauren Simon, an associate professor in the Department of Management, and her co-authors were finalists for the 2020 Scholarly Impact Award by the Journal of Management.

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Delery Named Editor-in-Chief of Human Resource Management Review

Delery Named Editor-in-Chief of Human Resource Management Review

John E. Delery, head of the Department of Management at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, is the new editor-in-chief of Human Resource Management Review. Delery, who holds the Raymond F. Orr Chair in Management, officially assumed the editor-in-chief role Jan. 1. Human Resource Management Review is a quarterly … Continue reading Delery Named Editor-in-Chief of Human Resource Management Review

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