Areas of Concentration: Strategy


"The strategy concentration is appropriate not just for those seeking careers in strategy consulting or in corporate strategic planning but for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of institutional purpose and the competitive landscape in which such purpose must be achieved, the concepts and tools available for analysis, and the challenges of bringing all functions of the organization together to achieve its purpose."

Prof. Vijay Sathe,
Strategy Concentration Advisor

Faculty Advisors
Jonathan Jaffee
Jay Prag
Vijay Sathe
Hideki Yamawaki

Student Clubs/Associations of Interest
Drucker School Consulting Association
Drucker Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Club (EVC)

The strategy concentration is designed to equip you with the core concepts, frameworks, and techniques of strategic management. Strategic management is about managing the enterprise to achieve superior performance. Thus, you will learn how to identify the sources of profit available to the business enterprise, and to formulate and implement strategies that exploit these sources of profit.

Courses in the concentration will be analytical and will focus on senior management decisions that enhance profit maximization while taking into account the competitive response to those decisions. Students with a strategy concentration frequently go on to careers as consultants, entrepreneurs, and strategy analysts.



  • MGT 301 Doing Business in Asia
  • MGT 307 Game Theory
  • MGT 309 Business Law & Ethics 
  • MGT 310 Becoming a Social Entrepreneur/Global Change Agent
  • MGT 311 Designing Excellent Organizations Using Appreciative Inquiry
  • MGT 330 Sustainable Business
  • MGT 336 Corporate Governance
  • MGT 337 Global Strategy
  • MGT 343 Drucker on Management & Society
  • MGT 344 Drucker in Practice
  • MGT 352 Marketing Strategy
  • MGT 356 Asian Markets
  • MGT 358 Negotiations & Conflict Resolution
  • MGT 362 Revitalization
  • MGT 373 Financial Strategy & Policy
  • MGT 374 Topics in Sustainability
  • MGT 375 Global Supply Chain Management
  • MGT 376 Global Economy
  • MGT 383 Economics Of Strategy
  • MGT 396 Management Consulting: Profession & Practice
  • MGT 401 Global Strategy & Trade


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