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Second-Year Curriculum

Customize your MBA experience by choosing from a broad range of electives. These courses change based on feedback and demand, but here is a sampling of recent electives:


Accounting-Based Valuation
Alphanomics: Informational Arbitrage in Equity Markets
Analysis and Valuation for Event-Driven Investing
Board Governance
Mergers and Acquisitions: Accounting, Regulatory, and Governance Issues


Aligning Start-ups with Their Market
Create a New Venture: From Idea to Launch
Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital
Entrepreneurship from the Perspectives of Women
The Startup Garage: Testing and Launch
Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation


Angel and Venture Capital Financing and Decision Making
Corporate Financial Modeling
Debt Markets
Finance of Retirement and Pensions
Institutional Money Management
Modeling for Investment Management
Behavioral Finance
Entrepreneurial Finance
Private Equity in Frontier Markets: Creating a New Investible Asset Class
Financial Trading Strategies

General Management

Becoming a Leader: Managing Early Career Challenges
Cleantech: Business Fundamentals and Public Policy
Compassion and Leadership
Creating High Potential Ventures in Developing Economies
Energy Markets and Policy
Leadership and Crisis Management
Family Business
Funding Social Impact: Methods and Measurement
Real Estate Investment
Real Life Ethics
Sports Business Management
Strategic Philanthropy
Thinking Like a Lawyer
Work and Family

Managerial Economics

Analysis of Costs, Risks, and Benefits of Health Care
Contemporary Economic Policy
Growth and Stabilization in the Global Economy
Management Practices in Europe, the U.S., and Emerging Markets
Motivation in Theory and in Practice
Political Economy of Health Care in the United States
The Financial Crisis


Consumer Behavior
Marketing Analytics
Marketing Research
Marketing Research for Entrepreneurs
Redesigning Marketing
Sports Marketing

Operations and Information Technology

Biodesign Innovation: Concept Development and Implementation
Biodesign Innovation: Needs Finding and Concept Creation
Design for Extreme Affordability
The Role of Information Technology in the New Energy Economy

Organizational Behavior

Conflict Management and Negotiation
High-Performance Leadership
Interpersonal Dynamics
Leadership in the Entertainment Industry
Leadership Fellows
The Paths to Power
Redesigning Work for 21st Century Men and Women
Scaling Change

Political Economics

The Business World: Moral and Spiritual Inquiry Through Literature
The Future of Growth: Developed and Developing World
Managing Global Political Risk

Strategic Management

Building and Managing Professional Sales Organizations
Global Value Chain Strategies
Leading Strategic Change in the Health Care Industry
Managing Growing Enterprises
Managing to Outcomes in Education and Other Sectors
New Business Models in the Developing World
Strategic Management of Nonprofit Organizations and Social Ventures
Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation
Strategic Thinking in Action - in Business and Beyond

Last Updated 7 Aug 2015