Concentrations

Example 1: Technology-based Entrepreneurship:

Curriculum:

Spring Semester

  • Managing Innovation and Entrepreneurship (15.351)
  • Designing and Leading the Entrepreneurial Organization (15.394)
  • Entrepreneurship Lab (15.399)
  • Technology Strategy (15.912)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Fall Semester

  • Corporate Entrepreneurship (15.369)
  • New Enterprises (15.390)
  • Technology Sales & Sales Management (15.387)
  • Software Business (15.358)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Thesis Title: Strategic Analysis of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in South Korea
Faculty Advisers: Prof. Michael Cusumano

Example 2: International Business Management:

Curriculum:

Spring Semester

  • Applied Macro and International Economics (15.014)
  • Global Strategy and Organization (15.22)
  • Global Markets, National Policies, and the Competitive Advantage of Firms (15.223)
  • Special Seminar: China and India (15.229)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Fall Semester

  • Special Seminar: International Financial Management (15.967)
  • Global Entrepreneurship Lab (15.389)
  • Sustainability, Trade, and the Environment (15.657)
  • Political Economy I: Theories of the State and the Economy (15.678)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Thesis Title: Comparative Analysis of Commodity Pricing in China, India, and Russia
Faculty Advisers: Prof. Yasheng Huang

Example 3: Global Supply Chain Management:

Curriculum:

Spring Semester

  • Generating Business Value from IT (15.571)
  • Global Information Systems (15.578)
  • Supply Chain Planning (15.762)
  • Manufacturing Systems and Supply Chain Design (15.763)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Fall Semester

  • Corporate Entrepreneurship (15.369)
  • Technology Sales and Sales Management (15.387)
  • Listening to the Customer (15.821)
  • OStrategic Market Measurement (15.822)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Global Market Analysis and Product Strategy in the Mobile Phone Industry
Faculty Advisers: Prof. John Hauser

Example 4: Product Development and Marketing:

Curriculum:

Spring Semester

  • Technology Strategy (15.912)
  • Product Design and Development (15.783)
  • Design and Marketing New Products (15.828)
  • Marketing Strategy (15.834)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Fall Semester

  • The Economics of Information (15.567)
  • Management of Services (15.768)
  • Logistics Systems (15.770)
  • Operations Strategy (15.769)
  • Thesis (15.thg)

Thesis Title: Supply Chain Strategies in Fast-Cycle Retail Industries
Faculty Advisers: Prof. Stephen Graves