Ross | Mr. Brazilian Sales Guy
GRE 326, GPA 77/100 (USA Avg. 3.0)
INSEAD | Mr. Fraud Associate
GMAT 750, GPA 8/10
Wharton | Ms. Project Mananger
GMAT 770, GPA 3.86
Chicago Booth | Mr. Average White Guy
GMAT 680, GPA 3.2
Stanford GSB | Mr. AIESEC Alumnus
GMAT 750, GPA 3.38
Chicago Booth | Mr. Consulting Hopeful
GMAT 720, GPA 3.6
Stanford GSB | Mr. Future VC
GMAT 750, GPA 3.6
Kellogg | Mr. Brazilian Banker
GMAT 600, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Upward Trajectory
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. Fish
GRE 327, GPA 3.733
Harvard | Mr. Community Impact
GMAT 690, GPA 3.0
IMD | Mr. Gap Year To IMD
GMAT 660, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. Italian In Tokyo
GMAT (710-740), GPA 4.0
Stanford GSB | Mr. Blockchain
GMAT 760, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Ms. Digital Health
GMAT 720, GPA 3.48
Wharton | Mr. Colombian M7 Deferral
GMAT 710, GPA 3.84
Harvard | Mr. Google Tech
GMAT 770, GPA 2.2
Harvard | Mr. MedTech Startup
GMAT 740, GPA 3.80
Yale | Mr. Healthcare Geek
GMAT 680, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. Low GPA Product Manager
GMAT 780, GPA 3.1
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. Healthcare Provider
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Kellogg | Ms. MBA For Social Impact
GMAT 720, GPA 3.9
Chicago Booth | Mr. Controller & Critic
GMAT 750, GPA 6.61 / 7.00 (equivalent to 3.78 / 4.00)
Kellogg | Mr. PE Social Impact
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MIT Sloan | Mr. International Impact
GRE 326, GPA 3.5
MIT Sloan | Mr. Energy Enthusiast
GMAT 730, GPA 8.39
Chicago Booth | Ms. Future CMO
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Essential Business MOOCs for September

The Age of Sustainable Development

 

School: Columbia University

Platform: Coursera

Registration Link: The Age of Sustainable Development

Start Date: September 2, 2014 (14 Weeks)

Workload: 5-7 Hours Per Week

Instructor: Jeffrey Sachs

Credentials: Professor Sachs is a professor of Sustainable Development and Health Policy and Management at Columbia University, where he also serves as Director of The Earth Institute. Outside of the university, he is a special advisor to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, a position he also held with former Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Sachs has also authored three books that have made The New York Times’ “Best Sellers” list: The End of Poverty, Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet, and The Price of Civilization.

Graded: Students will receive a signed Statement of Accomplishment for successfully completing the course.

Description: This 14-lecture course covers the challenges inherent to creating economic development that is both widely shared and environmentally sustainable. This sweeping course, which covers topics like the food supply, climate change, human rights, education, and poverty, attempts to answer one question: How can societies be better organized to produce greater equality and opportunity that doesn’t denigrate the natural environment?  Each weekly lecture is taught in one-hour video segments, with online readings and assignments accompanying each session.

Review: None.

Additional Background: EdX offers a number of global courses, including The Age of Globalization from the University of Texas-Austin and Globalization’s Winners and Losers: Challenges For Developed And Developing Countries by Georgetown University.

For a detailed list of business MOOCs worldwide, clickhere.