Course Overview
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Course Overview

At the heart of the Summer Business Institute is a 3 credit business course. MGT 101 will meet daily, typically from 9:00am – 5:00pm. This course will run from July 8 - July 20, 2017, and then will return home for the weekend. 

The objectives are to understand:

  • The fundamentals of business including leading and managing in a small or large business environment including human resource management.

  • Accounting including financial statements, profit/loss and financial analysis fundamentals.

  • Marketing including advertising, target markets and merchandising or product/service implementations.

  • Economics including supply and demand and breakeven analysis.

  • Finance including capital structure and business ownership.

  • Operations including information systems, supply chain management, and inventory management.

  • Fundamentals of insurance such as type of business and commercial insurance coverages.