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Strategic Innovation Academy Plan of Study

Map out your plan of study in the SI Career Academy.

Strategic Innovation Minor

SI Minor

Students outside the Academy may minor in Strategic Innovation.

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Strategic Innovation Career Academy Coursework

Pomerantz Center MBA Classroom

The broad nature of strategic innovation attracts students from a variety of backgrounds. This stimulating environment is an ideal place to focus on innovative theories and become a detail-oriented, critical thinker. Carefully chosen coursework, accompanied by hands-on learning and real-world experiences, are designed to prepare you for career success in Strategic Management and Innovation or Supply Chain and Analytics.

Strategic Management and Innovation (SMI) Track—Required Academy Courses

The Strategic Management and Innovation (SMI) track carries a specific plan of study with carefully selected strategy curriculum that builds upon the required foundation courses. All students who've selected the SMI track take the following courses:

SMI Electives

In addition to these, you'll choose seven elective courses (21 s.h.) from the following categories:

  1. Two pre-approved SI electives (see list below) and
  2. Five other MBA electives

Recommended electives for Strategic Management and Innovation students include:

See full list of School of Management courses and descriptions on the electives page.

Supply Chain and Analytics (SCA) Track—Required Academy Courses

The Supply Chain and Analytics plan of study is a challenging curriculum enhanced with hands-on learning. The SCA courses listed below build upon the required foundation courses. Students in the Supply Chain and Analytics track will take:

SCA Electives

In addition to these, you'll choose five elective courses. Recommended electives for Supply Chain and Analytics students include:

You can find a full list of School of Management courses and their descriptions on our electives page.