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Global Management Concentration

The Global Management Concentration at Babson is a rigorous program for students who are truly dedicated to pursuing an internationally oriented education and career. This program encourages Babson students to study abroad, think globally, and to pursue a variety of international business and area studies courses.

By combining 9 credits of course work with an experiential component to broaden the understanding of global management, students interested in internationally active firms will achieve depth in a skill area – such as marketing or finance – and acquire a global mindset.

The Global Management Concentration will be noted on your MBA transcript.

Requirement A (3 credits total)

Objective: To build the base for Global Management

  • MOB7559 Global Strategic Management

 Requirement B (3 credits total)

Objective: To deepen the understanding of Global Management  

  • MKT7560 Global Marketing Strategy, 3 credits

  • FIN7509 International Finance, 1.5 credits

  • ECN7570 Global Trade: Policy and Strategy, 1.5 credits

  • ECN7525 Global Trade and Direct Investment: Policy and Strategy, 3.0 credits

  • ECN7572 International Business Cycles, 1.5 credits

  • MBA7505 Leading in a Hyperconnected World, 3 credits

  • MOB7170 Developing International Ventures, 3 credits

  • MOB7543 Managing a Diverse Workplace, 3 credits

  • MOB7576 Global Business Communication, 1.5 credits

  • MOB9520-66 Influencing in a Global Context, 1.5 credits

  • MBA7366 Business Environment of the New Europe, 1.5 credits

  • SPN3600: Cinema, Culture, Conversation, 1.5 credits

  • MKT9510 Developing Global Markets for Technical Products – Europe, 1.5 credits 

  • MKT8036 Advanced Global Marketing, 3 credits

Requirement C (3 credits total)*

Objective: To broaden the experience of Global Management

  • Electives Abroad, 3 credits

  • Joint Management Consulting Field Experience, 3 credits

  • Global Management Independent Study, 1.5 to 3 credits (see GPSA for approval process)

  • Management Consulting Field Experience, 3.0 credits (qualifying projects will be notated in the MCFE Project Catalogue)

  • Study Abroad, usually 3 credits per course 
    * All options above require students to go through an application process 

Additional Information

For more information on the Graduate Global Management Concentration requirements, please contact Professor Sam Hariharan.