BUS 665 - MBA Capstone

  • 4 credits

The capstone course integrates the business disciplines through strategic thinking and experiential learning.

This course can be applied towards:


BUS 641 (Financial Markets and Investments); BUS 650 (Supply Chain Management); BUS 656 (Marketing Strategy and Planning).

Important Information

Active-duty military, spouses of active military personnel, veterans, employees of corporations with an arranged discount program, federal and state employees (CO state employees are not eligible) must contact the MBA Advisors to receive the tuition reduction code prior to registering for courses. Students must be admitted to the MBA Program to receive this discount. Reduction of tuition will be given only if you provide the appropriate code at the time of enrollment. Call 1-800-491-4622 or email mbaadvisor@business.colostate.edu

Textbook and Materials

A list of required textbooks is posted on the MBA Resource Guide approximately 4 weeks prior to the start of the term. See https://mbaresources.biz.colostate.edu/Pages/required-textbooks.aspx#audoff


Timothy Galpin


Timothy Galpin, Ph.D., is a full-time Clinical Professor of Management at Colorado State University, teaching Strategy and Entrepreneurship, and a part-time management consultant. He holds a Ph.D. in Organization Development from UCLA and a master’s degree in management from Southern Illinois University. Tim was previously the Global Practice Leader for Merger & Acquisition Services at Watson Wyatt Worldwide (now Willis, Towers, Watson), spanning 90 offices in 30 countries, and a Founder and Managing Partner of Integration Partners. Throughout his career, Tim has consulted firms in various industries around the world to design and successfully implement major business integration, transformation, and culture change efforts. Since joining academia in 2005, he has continued an active consulting practice, with recent clients including Verizon, Tampa Electric, and Bank of America.