Minor in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management

Minor Overview

A minor in entrepreneurship and small business management gives you a strong foundation in sound business practices, sharpens your business management skills and teaches you how to think like an entrepreneur. This minor provides the expertise necessary for professionals in any field who must run their own business operation. You’ll create business plans, engage in entrepreneurial activities and work on team and individual projects to develop and improve business ideas.

You’ll learn from a rich network of faculty and staff that provides the guidance necessary to launch a business or join a bourgeoning company. In the classroom, during internships and at networking events, you can tap into the expertise and experience of local and national company executives, as well as small business owners who have achieved success. 

 

Curriculum and Requirements

Course Structure

Required Courses

ENT 210

Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship

3

Select five of the following:

15

ENT 250

Entrepreneurial Skills

ENT 290

Digital Businesses

ENT 299

Special Topics in Entrepreneurship

ENT 310

Entrepreneurial Creativity

ENT 320

Small Business Marketing

ENT 330

Entrepreneurial Finance

ENT 340

Opportunity Recognition and Negotiation

ENT 371

Business Plan Competition

ENT 410

Business Plan Creation

Total Credits

18