MBA Curriculum: Required

Darden First Year ClassroomThe Darden required curriculum in the First Year provides you with an integrated perspective on general management. From finance and marketing to accounting and leadership, the required courses are arranged in terms around important business themes. Darden's core curriculum is designed to give you both breadth and depth, while allowing ample time for career discovery and preparation for First Year interviewing.

First Year Core Areas

All students take the same core courses during the first four terms of the First Year in order to develop a common foundation in global business leadership. All core courses are crafted from a series of cases designed to build your business and decision-making skills.

Visit Curriculum: Electives and Global Opportunities for information about elective offerings in the First and Second Year.

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