Understanding the Business

Understanding of the company’s business and strategies and the needs of stakeholders, and ability to see how your work fits into the larger organizational puzzle.

Through the courses in the Management major, you can potentially develop knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA) that will prepare you to effectively manage organizations and the people in them, as well as develop and implement strategies that will lead to success.

Through the Understanding the Business KSA category, you will gain:

  • Understanding of the company’s business and strategies and the needs of stakeholders, and ability to see how your work fits into the larger organizational puzzle.

Visit our Management Major Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) Webpage to learn more about the KSA's.

 

Prescribed MGMT Courses:

Course No.

Knowledge

Skills & Abilities

MGMT 326

 

 

MGMT 451W

Understanding the business environment

 

MGMT 481

Understanding the business environment

Understanding business & strategy

Understanding the business environment

Additional MGMT Courses: (Choose any three courses from the following list based on your interests.)

Course No.

Knowledge

Skills & Abilities

MGMT 341

Understanding the business environment

 

MGMT 355

 

 

MGMT 420

 

 

MGMT 441

Understanding the business environment

 

MGMT 443

   

MGMT 445

 

 

MGMT 480

Understanding the business environment

 

BA 441

 

Understanding the business environment

 

Knowledge (Understanding the Business Environment)

  • Corporate social responsibility and stakeholder management (MGMT 451W)
  • Global business environment; and alliance and network management (MGMT 481)
  • Employment Law (MGMT 341)
  • Employment law for talent acquisition (MGMT 441)
  • Consulting industry and the nature of professional services firms (MGMT 480)

Knowledge (Understanding Business Strategy)

  • Corporate and business strategy (MGMT 481)
  • Consulting industry and the nature of professional services firms (MGMT 480)

Skills & Abilities (Understanding the Business Environment)

  • Industry and macro-trend analysis (MGMT 481)