Graduate Certificate in Strategic Management

The graduate certificate in strategic management program prepares future business leaders with strategic management principles by emphasizing the executive manager’s perspective and evaluating the strategy of various types of organizations in the global economy. The curriculum covers key areas associated with strategic management, including corporate strategy, competitive strategy, corporate political and nonmarket strategy, business and government relations, strategic decision making, strategic networks, and strategic leadership. The program is recommended for individuals interested in the fields of consulting, business development, corporate strategy, corporate political strategy, sustainability, strategic compliance, and business and government relations.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits in selected courses.

9 credits from the following courses:
MBAD 6288Strategic Management
SMPP 6202Business-Government Relations
SMPP 6210Strategic Environmental Management
SMPP 6290Special Topics (Strategic Leadership and Social Capital)
SMPP 6290Special Topics (Strategic Networking)
MBAD 6245Global Perspectives
3 additional credits, either from the SMPP courses listed above or from the courses listed below:
MGT 6253Leadership and Executive Development
MGT 6280Entrepreneurship
SMPP 6211Corporate Environmental Management in Developing Nations
SMPP 6215Corporate Governance and Ethics
SMPP 6216Public Policy, Governance, and the Global Market
SMPP 6218Topics in Business and Society
SMPP 6290Special Topics (Corporate Strategy)
SMPP 6290Special Topics (Public-Private Partnerships)
SMPP 6290Special Topics (Strategic Negotiations in Society)