Management: Leadership and Innovation

Develop coveted design-thinking expertise critical to in-demand leaders who foster creativity and innovation for organizations. Offered as a major.

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Program Overview

Immerse yourself in an innovative program developed in collaboration with industry-leading partners and prestigious employers. Award-winning educators and dedicated mentors enrich your learning experience by sharing their expertise in leadership and innovation with a wide range of businesses and organizations. 

  • The robust curriculum includes classes in design thinking and strategic management of technological innovation as well as a distinctive leadership capstone course.
  • Award-winning educators and dedicated mentors enrich your learning experience by sharing their expertise in leadership and innovation with a wide range of businesses and organizations. 
  • Deepen your knowledge and enhance your skills through experiential learning and in internships, practicums, and co-curricular opportunities.
  • Participate in award-winning Bryant chapters of Collegiate DECA, the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization, Enactus, and Omicron Delta Kappa, national organizations that prepare emerging leaders through activities and competitions.

CROSS-DISCIPLINARY ADVANTAGE

  • Our nationally acclaimed business foundation cultivates innovative thinking and problem-solving abilities through real-world projects that develop leadership skills.
  • Your liberal arts minor will be a competitive advantage, enriching an immersive education that integrates analytical and critical thinking.
  • Whether you begin your career or pursue grad school after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.
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The Bryant Difference

$60K Salary

Median starting salary of Bryant's Class of 2019 graduates.

College Factual 2020 Badge Top Ranked Top 1% Business - Management - Marketing

No. 4

College Factual 2020 ranks our Management program as the No. 4 Top Ranked program in the country.

92% Agree

Of Bryant’s class of 2019, 92% agree that Bryant prepared them for success.

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of Bryant's Management program go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government, and nonprofit organizations.

212 CONSULTING
Aetna
CVS Health
DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE
DELL EMC
FGX International
General Dynamics
Liberty Mutual Insurance
LG Electronics
Mondelez International
New York Yankees
Quest Diagnostics
Target
Teksystems
U.S. Army
Bryant University
HOWARD UNIVERSITY
INSITUTO MARANGONI
OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
Suffolk University
UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT

Experiential Learning Opportunities

CAREER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • Shadow and network with accomplished Management alumni to explore different paths.
  • Leadership and Innovation internships in various sectors obtained through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from more than 400 organizations.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS

  • Collegiate DECA
  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization
  • Management Association
  • Omicron Delta Kappa member

SERVICE

  • IDEA mentor as a member of Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK)
  • Enactus member

INTERNATIONAL

  • Sophomore International Experience

RESEARCH

  • Research and Engagement Day presenter

Inspired Faculty

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Inspired Faculty

Our inspiring faculty are nationally-recognized educators, acclaimed industry experts, and mentors whose expertise in a variety of sectors including government agencies, financial, and leadership industries. Among them is:

LORI COAKLEY, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Professor of Management