Yale Electives

As a business leader, you must understand the social, political, and cultural context in which you operate. We believe that by engaging with a great university like Yale, and with the wealth of intellectual activity and resources available here, you can sharpen your understanding of this context and gain an advantage throughout your professional life.

Yale SOM students can take as many electives as they choose from other schools and departments at Yale. In recent years, SOM students have taken the following courses, among many others:

  • Theories of Political Economy
  • Civic Art: Introduction to Urban Design
  • Elementary Modern Chinese I
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Energy, Climate Change, and Public Policy
  • Environmental Politics
  • Health Care Finance and Delivery
  • Native American Art and Architecture
  • Banking Law and Regulation
  • U.S. Elections and Representation
  • Faith and Globalization
  • Introduction to the Study of the City

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