As a minor in risk management, you will gain an overall understanding of this critical and dynamic field. You will become familiar with risk identification and analysis, risk evaluation, and various approaches for treating and mitigating risk. But more than that, you will learn to build relationships, to work well under pressure, and to respond to rapidly changing environments. Most important, you will discover how to make ethical decisions and model socially responsible leadership in a world in which both are sorely needed. And those are the skills that will truly differentiate you from others, and help you to stand out.
The curriculum for the minor was carefully designed by experts in risk management and insurance and offers you flexibility in your professional options
– from working for a corporate, nonprofit or government entities.
Organizations across the globe are facing increasing levels of uncertainty resulting from expansion into new markets; new and innovative product and solution
offerings; rapidly changing technological innovations; the need to address environmental sustainability; the continuing threat of cybersecurity attacks; and other growing complexities. Most recently, the world is experiencing many dangerous impacts of a global pandemic, including the effects that it has on people, businesses, and the overall economy. Organizational leaders understand the value of professionals who understand how to respond strategically to these challenges and effectively manage risks.