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Portico (PRTO1000) is a three-credit course for first year students in the Carroll School of Management. The course offers the first year undergraduate business student a unique opportunity to

  • develop a nuanced method for recognizing and responding to the ethical challenges of contemporary business;
  • situate contemporary business within the global and historical perspective;
  • learn about business through engagement with faculty and practitioners;
  • raise questions about personal aspirations and the opportunities available in the world of work.

If you'd like additional information or have any questions, please contact us at:

Portico Program of Boston College
Carroll School of Management
Fulton 315
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
(617) 552-3932