May 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MBA 555 - Ethical Decision Making and Social Responsibility of Business

(3 credits)
Examines major issues of social impact and social responsibility between an organization and the society of which it is a member. Discusses the issues of politics and public policy, managerial roles and conduct, economics, morality and ethics, which result from modern society’s evolution into a social responsibility and its major problems and limitations. Consideration given to: the legal framework within which economic activity occurs; the casual relations and response pattern of business to selected current social issues and problems; and attempts to identify the implicit ethical assumptions of the interaction of legal and social issues with the business community. Prerequisites: Completion of MBA Integrative Core: MBA 500 , MBA 501 , MBA 502 , MBA 503 , MBA 504 , MBA 505  and MBA 506  or permission of the MBA program director.