Students who have an interest in becoming entrepreneurs or participating in the launch of a new product or service can minor in entrepreneurship by taking 18 semester hours of courses from the management, marketing, and finance departments. This minor helps students develop the following:

  • research skills to identify entrepreneurial opportunities for small business startups
  • the ability to integrate knowledge from the various business disciplines as they apply to small business management
  • an understanding of financial decision making as it applies to entrepreneurship ventures
  • the ability to critically analyze competitive strategy

The entrepreneurship minor includes the following courses:

Required Courses18
PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE
MANAGING ORGANIZATIONS
NEW VENTURE STRATEGIES
PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING
MARKETING EMERGING TECHNOLOGY
NEW VENTURES CHALLENGE
Total Semester Hours18