MBA Innovation Management Concentration

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  • Strategic Management
  • HR Strategy: Effective Utilization of People
  • Optimizing Organizational Learning
  • Leadership by Design

Innovating for the Future.

Preparing for the next economy is a challenge that all progressive business leaders must face. The innovation management concentration focuses on the skills and knowledge needed to lead the process of innovation in all types of businesses. It gives MBA students the perspective necessary to compete successfully through technology and innovation. Students learn how to apply theories, frameworks and methods assessing the innovative capacity of an organization and how to develop strategies for exploring the opportunities discovered. The active technology communities in Tampa Bay and beyond have a great need for leaders who know how to manage and foster the process of innovation. Innovation management creates an intersection of leadership, strategy and technology. Its practitioners are invaluable for businesses seeking to shepherd innovation and creativity. MBA students who choose this concentration may work or seek to work in technology-related industries or for businesses that market innovative products and services.