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Emily Garbe - Business

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Emily Garbe

Spring quarter: M 1:30-2:20pm; T, W, R: 10:30-11:20am; or by appointment


Course Syllabi


Marketing, Finance, Business Plan, Management, Strategic Planning, Operations, Mergers and Acquisitions, Entrepreneurship.
B.S. Computer Science, Applied Math, Univ of R.I., 1981; M.E. Computer Science, Cornell University, 1983; MBA. Corporate Planning, Wharton Business School, Univ of Penn, 1987; Ph.D. Psychology, 2008.
I am a full time instructor in the Business Department. I have over 30 years of professional experience in marketing, corporate finance, management, strategic planning, mergers & acquisitions, venture development, and engineering in several industries, including telecom, information technology, entertainment, computer manufacturing, and financial services. Companies that I had worked with range from venture startups to Fortune 100 companies in the U.S. and globally. I have worked  in various capacities as a CEO & CFO in several companies and as a partner in international consulting firms, with a total M&A deal size of over $6 Billion.

For the spring quarter, I am teaching Intro to Business (hybrid face-to-face & online), Personal Finance (online only), and Social Media Marketing (online only). I am the advisor to the De Anza Marketing Club and the Student of Success Club on campus. 

In my spare time, I enjoy traveling and hiking with my two dogs. I hold a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do. I hope to see you in my classes. If you have any question about the classes I teach, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Spring 2016
CRN Course Title Time Days Location
00267 BUS -010.-04Y Introduction to Business TBA TBA ONLINE
    Introduction to Business 11:30 AM-01:20 PM MW ADM102
42275 BUS -010.-05Y Introduction to Business 11:30 AM-01:20 PM TTh ADM102
    Introduction to Business TBA TBA ONLINE
44128 BUS -059.-64Z Promoting Your Business with Social Media TBA TBA ONLINE
42708 BUS -091.-64Z Introduction to Personal Finance TBA TBA ONLINE
Summer 2016
CRN Course Title Time Days Location
00105 BUS -090.-61Z Principles of Marketing TBA TBA ONLINE

Syllabi are in downloadable Adobe PDF icon PDFs. Syllabi subject to change. Check with instructor for most current term information.

Summer 2016
  • BUS90 Principles of Marketing (6 weeks online course; no face-to-face meetings)
Spring 2016
Winter 2016
Fall 2015
Summer 2015

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Last Updated: 4/14/16