Curriculum

Courses:

There are currently a number of courses in the Fuqua MBA curriculum that fall under entrepreneurship and innovation. They fall under the broad categories of traditional classroom-based courses (lecture or case based) or experiential (practicum) courses, where the students work on actual business problems under the guidance of faculty. The current courses are as follows:

Experiential Courses

  • Program for Entrepreneurs – Start a company while you are receiving course credit. Students work on starting real companies in this Program
  • Invention to Application – a course where students examine raw life science technologies and create a business plan with a team of students.
  • Mentored Study in Entrepreneurship – a course through which students can work on a critical project with an entrepreneur mentor.

Traditional Courses

  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity
  • Marketing of High Technology
  • Real Estate Entrepreneurship
  • Medical Device Commercialization
  • Entrepreneurial Execution
  • Entrepreneurial Strategy
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Managing Innovation in a Global Organization
  • Intellectual Capital and Competitive Strategy
  • Raising Capital: Financial Instruments, Institutions and Strategy
  • Biotechnology: Management of Drug Discovery

View a comprehensive listing of offered courses here.