Department of Management Programs

Welcome to the Department of Management Programs at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business. We offer a diverse set of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level programs in management, health administration, leadership and entrepreneurship, international business, and sport management, taught by experienced faculty who excel at teaching, research and community engagement.

Thanks to our academic scholarship, research and active business partnerships, our department’s international business program is ranked in the Top 25 undergraduate business programs by U.S. News & World Report. Our college is listed among America’s “Top 50 Business Schools for Entrepreneurs” by Success and our Flexible MBA program has been named among the top 25 online business programs by U.S. News & World Report. The Princeton Review ranked FAU as a 2020 top 50 undergraduate school for students aspiring to become entrepreneurs. 

Our mission is to develop future business leaders who are skilled in the art of managing in a global business environment. We recognize the urban nature of our student population and design programs to be delivered through non-traditional and technology-driven delivery systems. Through our undergraduate and graduate programs in management, health administration and international business, we provide skills that are useful in a world marketplace. Our scholarly initiatives make us valuable partners for the regional and international community.

We look forward to playing a significant role in your college experience.

- Roland Kidwell, Chair, Department of Management Programs

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Academic Programs

Learn about our innovative programs.

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Adams Center for Entrepreneurship

Fueling innovation in an ever-changing global marketplace.

Support the Department of Management Programs


The following list of scholarships was created by donations from individuals and organizations for students of the College of Business (COB). The FAU Foundation and the Dean's Office administer the scholarships once per year at the start of the Fall Semester. Some scholarships are made from the interest accrued on endowed funds. The scholarships may be expendable or endowments. Therefore, each scholarship fund is reviewed and awarded on a case by case basis. Awards to scholarship recipients are received in writing approximately one month after the application window closes. The closing date for Fall 2017 scholarship applications is August 23, 2017 and the closing date for Spring 2018 scholarship applications is January 17, 2018. 

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Career opportunities for a Major in Management

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Contact Us

Department of Management Programs

Roland Kidwell, Ph.D., Chair

777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
p: (561) 297-3654
office: DS(87) 201B

Department of Management Programs Faculty

Department of Management Programs Faculty

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Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

Online MBA programs

Best Online MBA Programs

FAU Business again ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Veterans

Best Online GRAD Veterans Programs

#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Online Veterans

Best Online Veterans MBA Programs

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

Sport Interantional Ranking

Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

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Best Hospitality Program

FAU Business ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Programs in the U.S.

Best For Vets

Best For Veterans

FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."