General and Operations Managers

Job Description

General and operations managers plan, direct or coordinate the operations of an organization. They develop policies, manage operations and plan the use of material and human resources. They review financial statements and reports and may oversee staffing. An organization may also call this positions a chief operating officer or general manager.

Academic Requirements

While some employers may accept applicants who have significant experience in operations, others may prefer candidates who have also earned an advanced degree like a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA). MBA programs usually last one to two years and delve into topics ranging from finance to health care administration.

General and Operations Managers
$60-100
Thousand
Average
Salary
Low
Patient
Interaction
6.62%
Job
Growth
 
None
Blood
Interaction
Bachelor's degree
Education
Required

Schools

St. Louis Community College – Forest Park

5600 Oakland Avenue
St. Louis, 63110

Everest College – Kansas City

1740 West 92nd Street
Kansas City, 64114
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