Learn to lead effectively, motivate teams, analyze problems and
find solutions to real-world business situations.
Our students are trained in workforce management, consulting,
and organizational behavior and administration to become business
leaders and human resources managers.
Concentration and Degree Options
can select the human resources management concentration to prepare
for careers in industrial relations, HR management and more.
Through this option, you will learn to attract, develop and retain
top talent, as well as gain vital leadership skills relevant to any
As a full-time MBA student, you can take leadership to the next
level with LeaderCORE™,
a comprehensive leadership certification program that spans the
entire two years of the MBA program.
The MBA program’s management
consulting concentration also is offered through our
department. With this option, you will learn to diagnose problems,
build client relationships, develop solutions and monitor the
effectiveness of changes inside and outside of your company.
In the Management
PhD program, you can concentrate in two
areas—organizational behavior and human resource
management—and work with committed faculty scholars to obtain
a position at a leading research university.
In addition, the School of Management is home to the Center
for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness (CLOE),
which strives to create more effective leaders and organizations by
advancing research and teaching in leadership and its impact on
Organization and Human Resources Department School of Management
University at Buffalo
280 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000