Business Department

We strive to grow in reputation and promote the growth of business education efforts.
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Our Mission

UW-Stout's Business Department supports the goals and expectations of our School of Management within the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management

Our outstanding faculty are nationally and internationally recognized researchers and educators who strive to grow in reputation and promote the growth of business education efforts. Through effective and caring stewardship, we provide you with hands-on training in and out of the classroom.

We act to serve academia and scholarly endeavors. We have a commitment to active professional memberships and growth, and quality teaching. We attend to the scholarly needs of our students and professionals of all backgrounds by using classroom, online instruction, and research.

Our Programs

B.S. Business Administration

You'll gain real-world professional business management experiences as we replicate the enterprise environments of our corporate partners and businesses.
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Our Business Administration program will prepare you for a career in many areas of business including entrepreneurship, human resource management, international business, marketing, and project management.

You'll find careers with small family-owned businesses or some of the world’s largest corporations. Just a few of these corporations include Greenheck Fan, Harley Davidson, Target Corporation, U.S. Bank, Viking Electric, YUM Brands, and 3M.

B.S. Retail Merchandising and Management

Do you want a career in buying or in marketing and managing retail goods and services for traditional and e-commerce businesses?
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Our Retail Merchandising and Management (RMM) program will give you the necessary hands-on experience for a career in business analytics, merchandise management, purchasing, social media coordination, and store management.

You may act as a buyer in national and international markets, create visual presentations of your products instore and online, and work with your customers to create personalized shopping experiences. Organizations hiring RMM graduates include Best Buy, Evine Live, HSN, Inc., Kohl’s Department Stores, Lands’ End, and Stitch Fix.

B.S. Supply Chain Management

You will learn to manage the flow of products and information from suppliers to customers through a blend of engineering, operations and business courses.
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Our Supply Chain Management program will teach you the skills to apply the best practices to improve your organization's services and quality, reduce costs and delivery times, and to use related technology.

You'll find career opportunities as an import/export operations leader, process engineer, production scheduler, project manager, quality analyst, or supply chain analyst. Positions in all sizes of the industry are available. Organizations hiring Supply Chain graduates include Abbott, Anderson Windows, Honeywell, Kohler, Medtronic, Polaris, and 3M.

Business Administration Minor

Do you want to build your skills in business management, marketing, economics, and accounting?
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The Business Administration minor is the most popular minor at UW-Stout. From Apparel Design and Development majors to Mechanical Engineering to Game Design and Development, our students know there is a business aspect of their respected industries and they want to know more.

Digital Marketing Minor

A unique educational experience for students who want to excel in the digital world of business.
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The new Digital Marketing minor recognizes the rapid growth of digital technology and consumer usage. Our courses address the consumer-side and the technology-side of marketing. You'll receive experience in digital marketing strategy and practices, information and communication technology analytics, social media marketing management, and web design and development.



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