Strategic Management and Innovation prepares students to work across multiple disciplines within a company. More details about career paths can be found in the Strategic Innovation Career Academy section.
The Strategic Management and Innovation (SMI) track carries a specific plan of study with its own series of carefully selected strategy courses. All students who've selected the SMI track take the following courses:
In addition to these, you'll choose seven elective courses (21 s.h.) from the following categories: (1) Two Strategic Innovation Academy pre-approved electives (see list below) and (2) Five other MBA electives.
Recommended electives for Strategic Management and Innovation students include:
You can find a full list of School of Management courses and their descriptions on our Electives page.
You can also download a PDF of the Strategic Management and Innovation plan of study.
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|IMPACT Week (Orientation)||Marketing
|Strategic Business Consulting (3)|
of Change (3)
|Strategic Management and Policy (2)|
|Evaluating Innovation Opportunities (3)||Corporate Investment & Financing Decisions (3)|
|Corporate Communications (2)||Law and Ethics (2)|
|Business Acumen and Careeer Development (2)||Business Acumen and Careeer Development (1)|
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the Firm (2)
|Elective (3)||Global Learning Opportunity (3)||Business
|Leadership (1)||Elective (3)||Elective (3)||Elective (3)|
|Commercializing New Technology (3)||Elective (3)|
|Business Acumen and Careeer Development (1)||Business Acumen and Careeer Development (1)|
Career Academy Course Core Course Elective Course