New track covers social, environmental and financial aspects of business

The University of Oregon's Lundquist College of Business will offer an MBA track in Sustainable Business Practices starting this year, according to a University of Oregon news release.

The new track will help MBA participants "balance social, environmental and financial responsibilities," according to the release.

The track includes a mix of core business curriculum (such as courses in "Financial Accounting" and "Managerial Economics") with sustainability-focused classes in topics like "Industrial Ecology" and "Energy and Ecosystem Finance."

Additionally, through the school's dedicated "Center for Sustainable Business Practices," students will also have access to some sustainability focused resources, such as a dedicated career advisor and road trips. 

For more information, please see the UO press release announcing the launch of the MBA track in Sustainable Business Practices.

You can also read about similar MBA programs and what they can do for your career on FIND MBA's MBA Programs for Sustainability/CSR/Social Entrepreneurship Specialization webpage.

Image: Visitor7 / Creative Commons

Comments


Related Business Schools

Eugene, Oregon 6 Followers 9 Discussions

More MBA News

Jan 15, 2019

US News Publishes 2019 Online MBA Ranking

Jan 15, 2019

More MBA News

MBA Articles

Post-MBA Careers in Social Impact

Jan 09, 2019

Yes, the pay can be lower, but today’s business school students are pursuing career paths with purpose, not just for profit

International MBA Students Find it Tougher to get an H-1B Visa in the US

Dec 19, 2018

Fewer US companies are willing to hire non-US MBA graduates due to the Trump administration’s more stringent visa regime. What can students do to secure employer backing?

MBA Applications: What to do When You Are Waitlisted

Dec 11, 2018

Being placed on a waitlist is stressful, but there are things to do to boost your chances of admission

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists