As one of the premier business colleges of choice in the Southwest, GCU's Colangelo College of Business is founded upon the three pillars of servant leadership, ethics and entrepreneurship. The college offers more than that address the broader challenges of a contemporary business environment.
From a bachelor's degree in business intelligence to an , our programs encompass several high demand specializations. Students are encouraged to pursue their entrepreneurial visions on a powerful platform to innovate at GCU.
In a technologically driven landscape, aspiring business leaders and executives at the pinnacle of their career are offered the convenience and flexibility of an education that is brought within your fingertips. The dynamic capabilities of GCU's online classroom, its vibrant campus in Phoenix and a strategically designed evening format provide a model for academic excellence in the business world.
The Colangelo College of Business delivers a teaching-focused education and has several programs accredited by the (ACBSP). Through the support of expert faculty who possess industry and entrepreneurial wisdom that bring the concepts of a textbook to life, our curriculum develops values driven business leaders of the future.
TABLE 1-1 The Changing Contemporary Business Environment
This course surveys current concepts regarding organizational and behavioral theory. Focus is on the roles of individuals and teams and their impact on the contemporary business environment. Students explore how leaders and employees act and react to various challenges. A particular emphasis is placed on employee development in an ever-changing, global work environment. Topics include learning, motivation, leadership, communications, interpersonal relationships, personality and culture, and their impact on job performance, organizational commitment and organizational performance.
Prerequisite(s): Sophomore status. (OL)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence, Providence CE
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours
Understanding the Contemporary Business Environment
The contemporary business environment requires an education that enables a student to understand and cope with dynamic and complex global business opportunities. Leaders in business, government, and other social and economic institutions must understand global economic forces, cultural diversity and technological changes in products and processes while maintaining a core set of values and ethical practices.
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