MBA in Natural & Organic Resources

Marylhurst University is a small, private, nonprofit institution located near Portland, OR. Founded in 1893, it has been recognized by CAEL for its commitment to online education, and has cultivated the largest MBA program in Oregon. The accelerated online MBA program allows you to graduate with the same prestigious degree as its on-campus counterpart.

Organization Name: 
Marylhurst University
Degree : 
Master's Degree

The Natural & Organic Resources program is one of four distinct concentrations in Maryhurst’s MBA in Sustainable Business. The others are Renewable Energy, Government Policy & Administration, and Green Development. Regardless of the concentration you choose, the green MBA program will provide you with a solid foundation in business with an inclusive look into sustainable practices. There are 8 foundation courses, 3 concentration-specific courses, and a Capstone.

The Green MBA program is a preparation for the future of business around the world. Sustainable topics include strategic leadership principles as they relate to green practices, emerging technologies, global culture, resource economics, and environmental management. These are combined with general business topics like accounting, finance, communication, leadership, quantitative analysis, decision-making, and marketing.

A Focus on Natural & Organic Resources
Where your business resources come from, where they go when you’re done with them, and the impact of their original acquisition on the environment, are major concerns in the context of sustainability. Environmental law and policy affect every aspect of sustainable business management, including food production and resource management. The natural and organic resources concentration covers the practices and procedures associated with organic farming and food production, and their effect on individual and communities’ health. The concentration also shows learners why sustainable management of natural resources is essential in business and for life across the globe.