Chair: Elizabeth E. Bailey. Professors: W. Bruce Allen, Gerald R. Faulhaber, Howard Pack, Janet Rothenberg Pack, Joel Waldfogel, Dennis A. Yao. Associate Professor: Brigitte Madrian. Assistant Professors: Matthew White, Justin Wolfers. University Faculty: Robert Inman, Paul Kleindorfer, Howard Kunreuther, Peter Linneman, Olivia Mitchell, Edward B. Rock, Chris Sanchirico. Emeritus Faculty: Almarin Phillips, Arie P. Schinnar, Anita A. Summers.
A secondary concentration in Entrepreneurship is intended to complement course work completed in a primary concentration and provide a diverse set of options for students to hone their entrepreneurial skills. Entrepreneurship cannot be a student’s only concentration at Wharton; students must have declared a primary concentration. A total of four cu’s are required for the secondary concentration.
MGMT 230 Entrepreneurship
MGMT 235* Technological Innovation
FNCE 238 Funding Investments
FNCE 250 Venture Capital & Private Equity
LGST 213 Legal Issues for Growth Companies
MGMT 212x Entrepreneurship and Social Wealth
MGMT 231 Entrepreneurship & Venture Initiation
MGMG 233 Stategies & Practices of Family
MGMT 237 Management of Technology
MGMT 245 Managing the Process of Innovation
MGMT 251 Consulting to Growth Companies
MGMT 264x Venture Capital and Entrepreneurial
MKTG 281 Entrepreneurship Marketing (.5 cu)
OPIM 415 Product Design
Of the Three: Only one of the following courses may be used
MGMT 211 Competitive Strategy
MGMT 238 Organizational Behavior
MGMT 244 Personnel Management
MGMT 248 Executive Leadership
MGMT 291 Negotiations
OPIM 415 Product Design
One independent study in a related topic may count towards the secondary concentration. The offering department
|and the Management Department must
*MGMT 235 is for M&T students only.
Environmental Policy and Management
The concentration in Environmental Policy and Management examines the relationship between business and the natural environment, including human health and safety as well as addressing a range of policy issues. This concentration provides an in-depth foundation for those interested in pursuing careers in the growing environmental sector of the economy, whether in private business, government or environmental consulting. It takes an interdisciplinary approach, drawing on faculty and courses from several Wharton departments. Students may pursue additional course work on environmental and technological risks in parallel with the Wharton program through the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science. The Director of the Environmental Management Program administers this concentration.
INSR 205 Risk Management
LGST 215 Environmental Law and Business
OPIM 102 Decision Processes
OPIM/ BPUB 261 Risk Analysis and Environmental
BPUB 204 Cost Benefit Analysis
ENVS 200 Intro to Environmental Analysis
ENVS 300 Environmental Case Studies
The concentration in Finance provides students a broad introduction to financial markets and to the tools financial managers use. Students who take this concentration often pursue careers in commercial or investment banking or become internal financial managers for corporations.
Many of the courses offered by the Finance Department form clusters, and students who wish to develop a specialized understanding of one area of finance should select their four courses accordingly with the advice of the department advisor. The following groupings are suggested but not required. Please note that some courses are appropriate in more than one group and that the groupings themselves may interconnect.
FNCE 203 Advanced Corporate Finance
FNCE 207 Corporate Valuation