GSSE students in Guatemala
#3

Best social enterprise program in the U.S. by Net Impact

42

Number of countries represented by students

100%

Students who create businesses during the program

We believe entrepreneurial innovations can – and should – be powerful forces that solve the most complex global challenges of our time. Global Social and Sustainable MBA students nourish, empower, and protect people around the globe. Our students make the world a cleaner, safer place for all of us. It’s lofty work wielded by the most passionate and determined. This program provides aspiring international entrepreneurs with advanced business skills needed to build and manage global ventures that achieve sustainability with results focused on the triple bottom line of economic, social, and environmental performance. Students put these skills to work building a business as part of their degree.

 

Courses for the Real World

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MGT 667 Global Social Sustainable Entrepreneurship

Global challenges—poverty, environmental degradation, public health, agriculture. Role of entrepreneurial management in private and public sector

MKT 601 Marketing for Social Sustainable Enterprises

Customer and stakeholder value creation and capture. Marketing strategy with emphasis on social sustainable organizations

MGT 665 Supply Chain Development and Management

This course teaches the development and management of the global supply chain that plans, sources, makes and delivers an organization's products

MGT 668 New Venture Development for Social Enterprise

Early stages of a new venture, including creation of business plan. Additional study of social entrepreneurship and sustainable business strategies

BUS 686 Practicum

Summer fieldwork involving research, implementation planning, and hands-on experience for student projects

FIN 669 Financing, Evaluating Sustainable Enterprise

Theoretical and applied approaches to the funding and evaluation of enterprises

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Career

We’re here to help support your professional goals, transitions, and dreams.

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Advising

We’ll help you navigate classes and schedules, build your network, and always be around when you need a dose of motivation.

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Assistantships

There are various graduate assistantship opportunities. See what might be a fit for you.

Learn by Doing

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I’d never done in-depth interviews like that, and it was really cool sitting down and hearing their stories and challenges.

Researching energy needs in rural East Africa

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Kat Ernst
Program Manager
kat.ernst@colostate.edu
(970) 491-5612
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12/19/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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