Wharton will be offering the contents of core MBA courses via the online Coursera platform over the course of the fall of 2013. Courses will include the following topics: Financial Accounting, Operations Management, Marketing, and Corporate Finance.
Each of these topics are fundamental core courses in the vast majority of business programs. They are useful for :
- exploring typical MBA course material for those thinking of applying to an MBA
- exploring typical MBA course material for those who aren't interested in applying to an MBA but interested in gaining fundamental skills in any of these areas
- international MBA applicants interested in developing their listening skills at an appropriate level
- international people interested in learning a fundamental business skill in English
Here is the link to the Coursera blog that announces the availability of this new program. Take a look!