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About

Develop Business Strategies for Social Impact with this Business Strategies for A Better World Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Pennsylvania. Learn the skills you need to help your purpose-driven business thrive

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Overview

You’re not just interested in making money. You’re interested in making a difference in the world too. Set your career and your business on the road to success by learning evidence-based strategies to achieve sustainable social impact: profits with purpose.

This Business Strategies for A Better World Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Pennsylvania was designed to give you the tools and strategies you need to create measurable social impact around the world – whether your impact goal is to create jobs, to reduce malnutrition, or to increase access to environmentally-friendly and affordable housing, or to make a positive difference in some other way.

In these four courses taught by acclaimed Wharton professors, you’ll learn how to apply effective business strategies to real-world problems through a deep understanding of the global practices and trends shaping the world today. 

By the end of this Specialization, you’ll be able to:

  • Lead, invest and make business decisions for social impact  
  • Analyze information about global trends to make more informed strategic business decisions 
  • Understand the role of corruption in societies so you can make better business decisions 
  • Develop, launch, test, and scale entrepreneurship projects which have high-potential of significant      positive social impact 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Global Trends for Business and Society
  • Corruption
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Business Strategies for Social Impact

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 4 months
    • 2 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 4 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 4 months.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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