Retail Management programs prepare individuals to manage the operations of a wide variety of retail businesses, including department stores; independent and chain stores; fashion, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical establishments; and online retail businesses. Includes instruction in retail management, merchandise management, customer service management, marketing, organizational behavior, accounting, finance, business law, and personnel management.
Of the 203 Retail Management degrees granted each year at the Bachelors degree level, women make up 83% percent and men make up 17% percent of the area of study. Did you know that Arizona has more students graduating with a degree in Retail Management than any other state? In fact, Arizona granted 104 degrees last year! The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Retail Management is $39,500.
SUNY Morrisville, the University of Arizona and the University of North Texas are three schools popular for Retail Management programs. In fact, around 2 SUNY Morrisville students are pursuing a Bachelors degree in Retail Management. Take a look at the college options in the table below.
The highest paying career for Retail Management majors is General and Operations Managers. But, another thing to consider is how much demand there is for specific jobs. A job that is in high need that a degree in Retail Management can prepare you for is General and Operations Managers.