Corporate Social Innovation is becoming an integral part of many companies’ focus. This concentration will prepare future leaders and entrepreneurs to innovate, disrupt, and reinvent their business models to serve their stakeholders and society at large. As part of the Rutgers Stackable Business Innovation Program (rSBI), the Corporate Social Innovation Concentration is stackable with the following master's programs: MBA, MBA in Professional Accounting.
As an ever-increasing number of businesses step up to address the great challenges of our time, significant opportunities for social innovation are rising to the fore. More and more businesses are discovering new ways to thrive and prosper at the same time as they address some of the world’s most intractable social and ecological problems. The ability to innovate is now seen as a key driver of business success, and is an essential capacity for companies to sustain their competitive advantage. Many leading corporations are beginning to bring social innovation into the heart of their economic, social, and environmental strategic priorities, plans, and goals. This concentration prepares the leaders of today and tomorrow to create profitable and sustainable business opportunities, motivating and equipping them to innovate, disrupt, and reinvent their businesses to serve all their stakeholders, and society at large.
You can take the course listed below as individual classes or as stackable courses towards the completion of a concentration.
The concentration and courses are offered by the Management & Global Business Department
Sample Relevant Careers: Sustainability Manager, Social Impact Manager, Business Innovation Manager, Partnerships Manager, Employee Communications Lead, Social Responsibility Manager, Global Sustainability Analyst, Corporate Social Responsibility Analyst, Corporate Affairs Manager, Partnerships and Programs Manager, Culture and Community Coordinator