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Last Updated: Aug 24 2017 at 12:01
Fall 2017 COURSE SCHEDULE (Subject to Change)
Early Career MBA and MBA for Career Change
Most courses have prerequisites. Students seeking to take a course for which they have not met the prerequisite must present their credentials to the instructor and receive approval of the instructor to register for the course. Course prerequisites and enrollment limits can be found online under the Course Description listings.
TYPE
COURSE #
INSTRUCTOR
COURSE TITLE
TIME
CREDITS
ROOM
DAY(S)
Core
GSM-5103-01
Robert Walker
Data Analysis, Modeling & Decision Making
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
3
L201
M
Core
GSM-5103L-01
Robert Walker
Data Analysis Lab
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
0
A114
T
Core
GSM-5103L-02
Robert Walker
Data Analysis Lab
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
0
A114
T
Core
GSM-5103L-03
Robert Walker
Data Analysis Lab
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
0
A114
W
Core
GSM-5104-01
Lisbeth Claus
Managing Individuals, Teams and Organizations
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5104-02
Lisbeth Claus
Managing Individuals, Teams and Organizations
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5105-01
Romana Autrey
Accounting for Managers
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5105-02
Romana Autrey
Accounting for Managers
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5107-01
Jameson Watts
Marketing: Creating Satisfied Consumers
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
A101
T/TH
Core
GSM-5107-02
Jameson Watts
Marketing: Creating Satisfied Consumers
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
A101
T/TH
Core
GSM-5108-01
Larry Ettner
Beth Ursin
PACE I: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Achieving Your Career Goals
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5108-02
Larry Ettner
Beth Ursin
PACE I: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Achieving Your Career Goals
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
A101
M/W

Required
(2nd Year)
GSM-6121-01
Jon Thompson
Politics and Public Policy for Managers
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M201
M/W
Required
(2nd Year)
GSM-6122-01
Larry Ettner
Leading Ethical, Socially Responsible and Sustainable Organizations
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M201
M/W

Elective
GSM-6012-01
Jon Thompson
Development Economics
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
M204
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6013A-01
Nicole Thibodeau
Ron Hays
Grant Administration: Concept to Consequences
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
M301
M/W
Elective
GSM-6206-01
Kawika Pierson
Financial Statement Analysis
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
W
Elective
GSM-6216-01
Mike Hand
Business & Economic Forecasting
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
M204
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6226-01
Stuart Read
Rob Wiltbank
Scott Davidson
Venture Investing I
See syllabus for additional required class meeting times
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A101
T
Experiential Elective
GSM-6229-01
Geoffrey Guilfoy
Principles of Management Consulting
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6260-01
Marianne Bradshaw
Research for Marketing Decisions
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
T
Elective
GSM-6261-01
Elliot Maltz
Marketing Strategy
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M204
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6275-01
Andrew Kach
Global Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3
M204
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6283-01
Qiming Wang
Corporate Finance
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6291-01
Alex Russell
Investments
GSM-6291 & GSM-6292A Must be Taken Together
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6292A-01
Chris Magana
Student Investment Fund
GSM-6291 & GSM-6292A Must be Taken Together
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
TH
Elective
GSM-6296-01
Heather Van Meter
Sustainability Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
TH
Elective
GSM-7261G-01
Gary Knight
Global Independent Study - Mexico
Alt-Schedule: Semester Break off-campus Dec 17-Dec 23, 2017
Dec 17-Dec 23, 2017
1
Mexico

Course Descriptions for Early Career MBA and MBA for Career Change

IMPORTANT DATES

First Day of Class Monday, August 21, 2017
Last Day to Add a Class Friday, August 25, 2017
Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, September 4, 2017
IKEWs: Case Memo Due Friday, October 13, 2017 by 11:55 p.m.
IKEWs Interviews Friday, October 20, 2017
The last day to drop a course without a "W" on your transcript Friday, October 20, 2017
Fall Break Monday-Friday, November 20-24, 2017
Course Evaluations Tuesday-Monday, December 05 - December 11, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course Prior to the Last Scheduled Class Session
Last Day of Classes Monday, December 11, 2017
Final Exams for first-year core courses Tuesday-Friday, December 12-15, 2017
End of Semester Friday, December 15, 2017
Grades Due Monday, January 2, 2018