Simon Business School

Simon students, faculty, and dean in class

Curriculum

Gain a Competitive Skill Set and Credentials, Not Just a Degree.

Your drive to succeed will be matched with a comprehensive skill set to allow you to stand out from the competition. Simon’s MBA curriculum integrates analytics-based academics with hands-on opportunities to define your career.

Year One

Pre-Fall

Fall Quarter

Winter Quarter

Spring Quarter

STR 401

Mangerial Economics

GBA 412

Data Analytics

GBA 411

Business Modeling

CIS 401

Information Systems Management

ACC 401

Corporate Financial Accounting

OMG 402

Operations Management

1 Elective

CMC Programming

Job Search Essentials

MKT 402

Marketing Management

1 Elective 1 Elective

FIN 402

Capital Budgeting and Corporate Objectives

Communicating Business Decisions (Modules I, II, III, and IV)

I MGC401

Interpersonal Persuasion

IIMGC 402

Communicating Analytics

IIIMGC 403

Teamwork

IVMGC 411

Advanced Persuasion

  Consulting Project (A Projects-Based Course Lasting From Fall to Spring Quarter)
 

GBA 401A

Business Consulting I

GBA 401B

Business Consulting II

GBA 401C

Business Consulting II


Year Two

Fall Quarter

Winter Quarter

Spring Quarter

STR403

Organizational Strategy

1 Elective 1 Elective
1 Elective 1 Elective 1 Elective
1 Elective 1 Elective 1 Elective

 

Tradition and Innovation—Our Curriculum

Simon Business School has long been regarded as a world leader in quantitative, economics-based education. FACt©; our signature Frame, Analyze, and Communicate model is woven into the curriculum to prepare you for sound decision-making and empower you to positively impact any organization. Courses are designed to provide you with the tools to understand, explain, and predict business behaviors, while staying at the forefront of the global business marketplace.

Prep For Your Entire Career

How do you prepare for your entire career, not just your first year on the job? Louis Mistretta shares valuable advice based on his experience at Johnson & Johnson.

Tailor Your Experience—Leading Concentrations

MBA students are given the opportunity to further their career goals and interests through our innovative concentrations. From our top-ranked finance program to competitive entrepreneurial and computers and information systems specializations, our curriculum gives you the chance to explore a new path or advance within your current career. The Simon MBA curriculum also allows you to gain hands-on experience through experiential learning courses such as the brand management workshop, strategy and business consulting practicum, cases in finance, brand strategy, and more.

Distinguish Yourself with a Compelling Skill Set—The Simon Edge Program

MBA curriculum - closeup of laptop screen

Proven business theory lays the foundation for success, but recruiters also place a premium on problem-solving, communication, teamwork, and leadership skills. MBAs equipped with these key competencies are able to distinguish themselves and command attention in a competitive marketplace. The Simon EDGE is a comprehensive professional skill-building and competency development program that augments the technical skills you acquire in the classroom with high-impact personal development experiences throughout the course of your MBA to position you for career success.

 
Go to the top of the page
Get more information about Simon
Apply to Simon