Entrepreneurship

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.

Coursework15 units
ENT 310
Principles of Entrepreneurship
3
ENT 320
Venture Capital
3
ENT 330
Marketing Research
3
ENT 420
New Product Development
3
ENT 440
Entrepreneurship Action Learning Project
3
Note: This information is current for the 2017-18 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.