A strong breadth of knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship

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  • Entrepreneurial opportunities in all industries and sectors.
The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.

The courses and experiences related to the specialization in entrepreneurship provide students with the knowledge and the experiential learning to start up a business or manage one in an entrepreneurial manner.

Students will study the various types of entrepreneurship including business, social, and innovation within existing organizations. The key learning outcomes for students will be to gain knowledge, confidence, skills, and practice in both entrepreneurial thinking and leading entrepreneurial initiatives. They will think analytically, ask questions, research the market, solve problems, start a new venture, launch new products/services/ideas, and develop other entrepreneurial skills.

 

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Careers:
  • Entrepreneurial opportunities in all industries and sectors.
The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.

In addition to the core BBA program, completion of the specialization in entrepreneurship requires successful completion of the following courses:

Required:

  • Business 2650 (Introduction to Small Business and Entrepreneurship)
  • Business 3340 formerly BUS 421 (Personal Finance)
  • Business 3650 (Small Business Management: Opportunity Analysis & Development)
  • Business 3660 (Entrepreneurial Finance)
  • Business 4680 (Self Employment - Behind the Scene)

Any FOUR of the following courses:

  • Business 2870 (International Business)
  • Business 4610 (Communications)
  • Business 4650 (Project Management)
  • Business 4710 (Organizational Development and Change)
  • Business 4750 (E-commerce)
  • Business 4760 (Intercultural Management)
  • Philosophy 1110 (Critical Thinking)
  • Psychology 3310 (Creativity)
  • Sociology 2920/Diversity and Social Justice Studies 2920 (Work and Society)
  • Sociology 3110 (Small Groups)

Some of the above-listed courses have prerequisites. For example, many non-business courses that are 2000-level and above, require 1000-level introductory courses (such as Sociology 1010 or Psychology 1010 and 1020) and may have additional 2000-level or 3000-level prerequisites.  Students are advised to plan ahead accordingly.

To qualify for a specialization in entrepreneurship, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the nine courses of this specialization.

 

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Careers:
  • Entrepreneurial opportunities in all industries and sectors.
The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.
  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa James, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor
Overview

The courses and experiences related to the specialization in entrepreneurship provide students with the knowledge and the experiential learning to start up a business or manage one in an entrepreneurial manner.

Students will study the various types of entrepreneurship including business, social, and innovation within existing organizations. The key learning outcomes for students will be to gain knowledge, confidence, skills, and practice in both entrepreneurial thinking and leading entrepreneurial initiatives. They will think analytically, ask questions, research the market, solve problems, start a new venture, launch new products/services/ideas, and develop other entrepreneurial skills.

 

Course Structure

In addition to the core BBA program, completion of the specialization in entrepreneurship requires successful completion of the following courses:

Required:

  • Business 2650 (Introduction to Small Business and Entrepreneurship)
  • Business 3340 formerly BUS 421 (Personal Finance)
  • Business 3650 (Small Business Management: Opportunity Analysis & Development)
  • Business 3660 (Entrepreneurial Finance)
  • Business 4680 (Self Employment - Behind the Scene)

Any FOUR of the following courses:

  • Business 2870 (International Business)
  • Business 4610 (Communications)
  • Business 4650 (Project Management)
  • Business 4710 (Organizational Development and Change)
  • Business 4750 (E-commerce)
  • Business 4760 (Intercultural Management)
  • Philosophy 1110 (Critical Thinking)
  • Psychology 3310 (Creativity)
  • Sociology 2920/Diversity and Social Justice Studies 2920 (Work and Society)
  • Sociology 3110 (Small Groups)

Some of the above-listed courses have prerequisites. For example, many non-business courses that are 2000-level and above, require 1000-level introductory courses (such as Sociology 1010 or Psychology 1010 and 1020) and may have additional 2000-level or 3000-level prerequisites.  Students are advised to plan ahead accordingly.

To qualify for a specialization in entrepreneurship, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the nine courses of this specialization.

 

Faculty
  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa James, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor

Overview

The courses and experiences related to the specialization in entrepreneurship provide students with the knowledge and the experiential learning to start up a business or manage one in an entrepreneurial manner.

Students will study the various types of entrepreneurship including business, social, and innovation within existing organizations. The key learning outcomes for students will be to gain knowledge, confidence, skills, and practice in both entrepreneurial thinking and leading entrepreneurial initiatives. They will think analytically, ask questions, research the market, solve problems, start a new venture, launch new products/services/ideas, and develop other entrepreneurial skills.

 

Course Structure

In addition to the core BBA program, completion of the specialization in entrepreneurship requires successful completion of the following courses:

Required:

  • Business 2650 (Introduction to Small Business and Entrepreneurship)
  • Business 3340 formerly BUS 421 (Personal Finance)
  • Business 3650 (Small Business Management: Opportunity Analysis & Development)
  • Business 3660 (Entrepreneurial Finance)
  • Business 4680 (Self Employment - Behind the Scene)

Any FOUR of the following courses:

  • Business 2870 (International Business)
  • Business 4610 (Communications)
  • Business 4650 (Project Management)
  • Business 4710 (Organizational Development and Change)
  • Business 4750 (E-commerce)
  • Business 4760 (Intercultural Management)
  • Philosophy 1110 (Critical Thinking)
  • Psychology 3310 (Creativity)
  • Sociology 2920/Diversity and Social Justice Studies 2920 (Work and Society)
  • Sociology 3110 (Small Groups)

Some of the above-listed courses have prerequisites. For example, many non-business courses that are 2000-level and above, require 1000-level introductory courses (such as Sociology 1010 or Psychology 1010 and 1020) and may have additional 2000-level or 3000-level prerequisites.  Students are advised to plan ahead accordingly.

To qualify for a specialization in entrepreneurship, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the nine courses of this specialization.

 

Faculty

  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa James, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor
Want more information about Entrepreneurship? Leave your email address and we'll get in touch!
First Name:
Last Name:
E-mail Address:
Careers: 
Entrepreneurial opportunities in all industries and sectors.

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Full descriptions for courses in the specialization in entrepreneurship are listed on the Bachelor of Business Administration program page.

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