Management and Organization

Information about the Management and Organization Department at the Penn State Smeal College of Business.

The Management and Organization Department at the Penn State Smeal College of Business is preparing future leaders to respond to challenges associated with creating a successful business in today's global economy while shaping management knowledge and practices for the twenty-first century.

Degree Programs

The department provides degree programs for Smeal students at all levels, including two undergraduate majors in Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Management. Our full-time, resident Smeal MBA Program, and the Smeal Executive MBA Program features coursework in management and leadership.

We also offer the following:

Online Master's Programs

Online Graduate Certificates


At the doctoral level, an emphasis in Management and Organization is available through the Smeal Ph.D. Program.

Management & Organization Department's "GOOD NEWS"

The department compiles a document that highlights our faculty's publications, accomplishments, and awards.  Also included, are highlights of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Center for the Business of Sustainability.   

Management & Organization Development Centers

Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The Farrell Center aims to promote and support entrepreneurship and innovation as fundamental management disciplines that can be applied at any scale of enterprise. Check out their website here.

Center for the Business of Sustainability

Coming in 2020, the newest component to the Smeal College of Business will work to support how business meets the growing demand for resources in a socially just and environmentally sustainable manner. Learn more here.