Management and Marketing

Management Program Details

  • Campus Availability: Macomb, Quad Cities, Online
  • Management students develop skills in planning, leading, organizing, controlling, and staffing which allows them to establish a strong foundation for a fulfilling career
  • The median annual wage for management occupations was $102,590 in May 2017 (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook)
  • Delta Sigma Pi, WIU's Professional Business Fraternity, hosts numerous professional, social, and community service events throughout the school year focusing and focuses on brotherhood, community service, and professional development. Members learn the skills necessary to become leaders both in the classroom and after graduation

Please refer to the undergraduate catalog for detailed program information and course requirements


Mastering the subject matter and learning the skills to apply that knowledge help establish a strong foundation for a fulfilling career. Management graduates have the opportunity to pursue careers in multiple economic sectors, at all levels of responsibility, in every kind of organization, and in any field of management.

  • Account Executive/Manager
  • Assistant Vice President
  • Associate Product Manager
  • Billing/Claims Analyst
  • Bond Service Representative
  • Consumer Intelligence Manager
  • Customer Service Coordinator
  • Director of Brand Development
  • Marketing Administrator
  • Outreach & Enrollment Specialist
  • Plant Manager
  • Vendor Returns Specialist


According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of management occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2016 to 2026.

  • Aeroteck
  • Allstate
  • Catalina Marketing
  • CCC Information Systems
  • Eli Bridge Company
  • Frye-Williamson Press
  • Ingram Barge Company
  • Intercall
  • Marshalls
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Penske Truck Leasing
  • Praxair