Introduction to Livestock Business Strategy

1 credit hours | Runs June 14 to August 5

Business Strategy is taught in business schools around the world. The purpose of this course is to provide veterinary students with the business concepts needed to help them run a successful business after graduation. Instructor Peter Foreman, a business professor at Illinois State University College of Business, delivers the same lectures provided in his business strategy course. Then Dr. Jim Lowe, associate professor in veterinary clinical medicine, sits down with Professor Foreman to discuss how the business concepts taught in the course are applicable to a veterinary livestock business, giving a “reality check” to the material.

Preview the syllabus here!

100% online, On-Demand Videos, Instructor Led Course

The current session of this online course runs from June 14 to Aug 5 2021.

The purpose of this course is to educate students on key concepts taught by business schools to give them a better understanding of how a business makes money and how to thrive in a  competitive market.

What You'll Learn 

  1. Understand the basic business strategy concepts 
  2. Analyze your current industry external and internal environment



How to Enroll

Academic Departments 

You can access the Academic Department Enrollment Form here:


Click the 'Students, Enroll Here!' button on the right side of the screen.


Class Instructor
Video Preview
Have Questions?