MBA Innovation & Entrepreneurship Concentration

MBA Innovation & Entrepreneurship Concentration

The business landscape of the future is likely to be much different than that of today.  Disruptive change is occurring at a staggering pace, increasing the need for innovation and entrepreneurship to provide the jobs and solutions of tomorrow.  The Gigot Center is leading the effort to prepare our next generation of leaders and give them the skillset and mindset to thrive in this environment.

The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Concentration is designed to provide hands-on learning to empower our students to confidently address the ambiguous question of “What’s next?”.  Our program offers a flexible, yet intensive dive into subject content including creativity, strategic foresight, business model innovation, and early stage funding.  Students choose from one of four academic tracks tailored to fit a broad range of interests and career goals. 
 
Optional immersive learning electives give students an opportunity to embed with practitioners to gain first-hand experience and expert perspective during the program.
 
  Start Up 
Focus
VC/Investing
Focus
Intrapreneur
Focus
Social E'ship
Focus
 
Entrepreneurship - Req'd
Innovation & Design
           
Strategic Foresight - Pick 3
Launching New Vent      
VC Fundamentals      
Early Stage Funding    
Business Model Innov      
Comp Growth Strat      
New Product Dev      
Social Media Analytics  
Social Innovation      
           
Immersive Practicum - Optional