Academic Preparation

Core Courses Textbooks

You may purchase textbooks before your arrival on campus but you are not required to do so; all Johnson textbooks and required course packets are sold in our bookstore in Sage Hall known as Center Sage and core books will be available in early August.

First-Half Fall Core Courses

NBA5700 johnson team leadership experience

Professor Risa Mish
StrengthsFinder 2.0 - 1st Edition, Gallup Press, ISBN: 9781595620156
by Tom Rath (must be a new copy)

NCC5000 Financial Accounting

Professor Robert Libby
Financial Accounting – 1st Edition, McGraw Hill, ISBN: 0077690850
by Libby, Libby, Short (must be purchased in Center Sage when you arrive on campus)

NCC5020 Microeconomics for Management

Professor Robert Frank
Principles of Microeconomics - 5th Edition, McGraw Hill, ISBN: 978-0077318512
by Robert Frank and Ben Bernanke

NCC5030 Marketing Management

Professors Sachin Gupta and Stijn van Osselear
(No Required Text)

Second-Half Fall Core Courses

NCC5010 Statistics for Management

Professor Joseph Thomas
Statistics for Business & Economics - 12th Edition, South-Western, ISBN: 978-1133274537
by Anderson, Sweeney, et al.


Professor Roni Michaely
Corporate Finance - 10th Edition, McGraw-Hill
by Ross, Westerfield, Jaffe

NCC5090 Strategy

Professors Justin Johnson and Henry Schneider
(No Required Text)