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- Listing Type: After-School Enrichment
- Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, PG, College
- Program Delivery: Online
- Session Start: June, July, August, October, November, December
- Session Length: Two Weeks, Four Weeks
- Category: Business/Entrepreneurship
- Sub-Categories: Business, Entrepreneurship, Mentoring, Career Exploration, Sports Management
- Minimum Cost: > $1,000
- Gender: Coed
Whether you are just thinking about what you’ll take in school, already majoring in business, or starting on your professional path, The Columbia Business School Enrichment Program helps you discover the business area that’s right for you.
You will experience an Ivy League education through one of the nation’s top business schools. At the center of world commerce, we offer a faculty of leaders renowned in their fields. You will acquire the tools you need for your future from expert practitioners. All courses are 100% online, allowing you to study at your own pace. You’ll be guided by mentors and collaborate with motivated colleagues from around the globe. You will also complete a final project and receive a Certificate of Completion from Columbia Business School.
The Business of Sports
Major league sports is big business. This course is designed to give you an inside look at how franchises are valued, the fine points of financing arenas, and the role of marketing, media, and advertising. You’ll hear first-hand from team owners and sports league executives. We’ll review emerging trends such as sports gambling, growth of women’s sports, new technologies, and globalization. You will pick your favorite team and discover how course topics apply. If you have a passion for sports and business, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to gain an invaluable background and explore career options in the field.
The Business of Luxury
5-star hotels. Top-end cars. Designer apparel. All can occupy the high ground of consumer desire. This course takes you behind the scenes of the luxury business sector to show you how it works — and the career options available. Hear from industry experts such as premium brand managers, financial consultants, and investment bankers. Explore the strategies involved in managing a luxury brand. Learn about the specific disciplines related to the field such as finance, marketing, design, and distribution. Match your own talents to the field of study that opens the door to this evolving business. No matter where you are on your academic or career path, if you are interested in the luxury business, this course is a must.
Check out our +Live options: Enjoy all the features of our course PLUS live sessions on weekdays. These structured events will include guest speakers, group mentors, and interaction with classmates. To select this option, choose +Live when you apply.