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Social Impact and Innovation Concentration

Social impact and innovation is a relatively new field focused on applying management skills and innovation capabilities to address society’s unmet needs. Social innovators need to work seamlessly across business, government, and nonprofit organizations to integrate the perspectives of each sector. This discipline incorporates skills in design thinking, collaborative management, program evaluation, and strategy to create innovative solutions to complex problems.

Social Impact and Innovation Concentration

To earn a concentration in social impact and innovation, students must take:

MGMT 274 Innovation in Business, Social, and Governmental Organizations (3)

Plus at least two of the following courses, for a minimum of 6 semester course credits:

MGMT 238 Environmental Sustainability and Business (3)

MGMT 253 Environmental Economics (3)

MGMT 271 Funding Social Impact (3)

MGMT 272 Socially Responsible Business (3)

MGMT 275 Social Entrepreneurship (3)

PPOL 227 Local and Community Policy Making, Planning, and Management (3)

 
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Last Updated: 6/9/17