Are you looking for a career path that will always be in demand? Would you like to increase your chances of career advancement or be a better supervisor in your current job?

Whether you're a new, aspiring or experienced manager, this program can help you develop practical skills. You'll learn current tools and techniques in process management, team building, group decision-making, communications and human relations.

Since most of our students are working professionals, you need to maximize your education time. Choose from on-campus classes or online classes that you can attend at your convenience — from home, from work or while traveling.

Our on-the-job cooperative education component allows working students the opportunity to improve management skills while earning up to 12 college credit hours. Mentoring programs provide guidance and feedback from professors who have years of experience in the business world.

Management At-A-Glance

 

What Can I Earn?

These rates are entry hourly wages for the following Management jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

  • Supervisor of Office/Administrative Support Workers*$17.59/hr
  • General/Operations Manager*$25.34/hr
  • Sales Manager*$32.95/hr

SOURCE: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence Center

*This job typically requires a bachelor's degree.

Earn a Career and Technical Education (CTE) Degree
in Management for Job-Ready Skills

Management is a Career and Technical Education (CTE) program designed to prepare you to enter the job market in two years or less. Our colleges work closely with leaders in the industry to develop a curriculum with the most current practices. Earn an associate degree or a specialty certificate to become job-ready for a competitive workplace.

Courses in Management are offered at all seven colleges of DCCCD; see “Degrees and Certificates” to see which awards are offered at specific colleges.

Why is This a Good Career Bet?

Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas’s targeted occupations lists eight separate business management and administration positions as high-growth areas this year, although some may require education beyond an associate degree.

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects high increase (more than 10 percent) in management jobs in various fields. More than 20 percent job growth is projected through 2024 in management positions in administrative services, computer and information systems, marketing, and the top growth area of medical and health services. 

See more on careers in Management.

Guided Pathways in Management

A guided pathway will help you earn a college credential and build a career. It’s a one-page document that clearly shows you what courses to take (and when) to best prepare you for success in college and in your career.

Learn more about Guided Pathways to Success.

Guided Pathway

Management Degree and Certificate Option

Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, Richland and North Lake colleges

All seven colleges of DCCCD offer courses in Management. See all degrees and certificates in Management