Online MBA — General Management Concentration

Build Skills to Manage Teams and Projects

Our MBA's online general management degree concentration teaches you strategic solutions to common obstacles in your workplace. You'll focus on general management skills such as conflict resolution and build an in-depth understanding of leadership. USM’s online MBA can be completed in as little as one year.

  • Apply your skills to many industries
  • Move into high-paying management roles
  • Choose electives for your goals

Individualize Your Online MBA Program

The online general management degree concentration is unique because you can direct your elective coursework toward your career goals. You can study key concepts in operations management, project management, and information systems management in the General Management concentration. You'll gain a set of best practices in employee development, problem-solving, and leadership that apply to virtually any industry.

Sales Manager

Salary: $126,6401

As a sales manager, you would direct a sales team, resolve customer complaints, oversee budgets, analyze sales data, train sales staff, and more. Responsibilities for sales managers can vary depending on the size and type of organization you work in. Jobs for sales managers generally increase at the same rate of growth as their specific industry.

Industrial Production Manager

Salary: $105,4802

As an industrial production manager, you would oversee the daily operations of a manufacturing plant. At large plants, where managers have more oversight responsibilities, employers may look for managers who have an MBA. Your skills could qualify you to identify and solve problems in the production process, motivate and direct production teams, and make recommendations based on your production data analysis. Industries projected to add the most jobs for industrial production managers through 2029 include automotive manufacturing, machine shops, and pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing.

Curriculum Requirements

The MBA's online general management degree concentration at the University of Saint Mary requires 33 graduate-level credit hours, including eight core courses and three elective courses. Choose from the courses listed below or choose courses from the other MBA program concentrations:

Become Part of a Dynamic Management Team

Begin advancing your education today and graduate as soon as one year. Learn more today by calling 877-307-4915 or request more information.

1Sales Managers: Occupational Outlook Handbook: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (
2Industrial Production Managers: Occupational Outlook Handbook: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (