The Entrepreneurship emphasis provides learners with the fundamental principles associated with new venture and entrepreneurial development. The emphasis is based upon innovative, critical thinking, and action-oriented skills that allow for the identification, evaluation, and successful execution of new and sustainable business opportunities. Learners prepare to create successful entrepreneurial ventures, become a part of an entrepreneurial team, or develop and execute new business models within established organizations.
Career Opportunities: Positions as small business owners and managers, mid-level managers, e-commerce entrepreneurs, business consultants, research and development specialists, sales specialists, nonprofit fundraisers, consultants.
This 15-unit emphasis may be paired with the following programs: B.A. in Applied Psychology, B.A. in Applied Studies, B.A. in Leadership, B.A. in Management, B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Health Sciences, and B.S. in Information Systems.
ENT 310Principles of Entrepreneurship
ENT 320Venture Capital
ENT 330Marketing Research
ENT 420New Product Development
ENT 440Entrepreneurship Action Learning Project