Entrepreneurship (429E)

Nature of Profession

Entrepreneurship is the act of becoming an entrepreneur. It is, however, more than just starting a business. It is a process through which people recognize an opportunity and pursue that opportunity by acting proactively, building networks, leveraging resources and taking calculated risks to create value. This profession is a good fit for those who like to work independently, want to start their own business, like controlling their own future and are not afraid to take calculated risks.

Related Job Titles

Several job titles related to entrepreneurship are business coordinator, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, consultant, general manager, small business owner and sole proprietor.

Courses

First Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
ECON 2205 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
ENTR 1102 Opportunity Analysis 3
ENTR 1108 Effective Business Management 3
ENTR 1110 Fast Trac Business Plan 3
ENTR 1150 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
BADM 2204 Principles of Marketing 3
CSCI 1140 Introduction to Computers I 4
ENGL 1102 English Composition II 3
ENTR 2280 Consumer Behavior 3
PSYC 1110 Principles of Psychology 3

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
ACCT 1104 Principles of Accounting I 4
BADM 2208 Supervision & Leadership 4
BADM 2251 or 2252 Business Law I or Business Law II 3
ENTR 2201 Funding Acquisition for Entrepreneurs 3
MATH 1124 or 1141 Finite Math or College Algebra 3

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
BADM 2220 Human Resources Management 4
ENTR 1120 Innovation & Creativity 3
ENTR 2295 Entrepreneurship Internship 3
PHIL 1107 Ethics 3
SPTH 1115 Fundamentals of Effective Speech 3
Program Total: 67

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