The PPSC Social Innovation emphasis focuses on guiding a student to learn about competitive business skills, workplace diversity and ethics, along with allowing students to pursue specific non-business areas of emphasis that interest them. Non-business courses integrated into the degree can allow students to focus in academic fields that will support their vision for success.
Some disciplines that can be integrated into a Business - Social Innovation degree are:
While working with local business professionals, students have the opportunity to earn an industry credential in social impact from the Colorado Institute for Social Impact (CI4SI), a social enterprise of the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado.
Today's socially aware job seekers are looking for employers who take care of communities as well as the bottom line. New generations of business people are interested in blending the traditional roles of non-profit and for-profit business into enterprises that seek to do social good as well as earning profits. Learn More »