Both the minor and certificate in Entrepreneurship are designed to provide a broad-based understanding of the entrepreneurial process and the unique problems and challenges faced by new ventures. In recognition of the broad spectrum of start-up concepts, these programs, while housed in the Williamson College of Business Administration, are open to students of all disciplines.

The certificate and minor are designed to serve students who are interested in starting their own company. Innovation, creativity, and opportunity recognition are critical skills necessary for anyone entering the marketplace. Learning these entrepreneurial skills will prepare one for the diverse and ever-changing opportunities that exist throughout the world of business.

Required Courses
BUS 1500Exploring Business3
ENT 3700Entrepreneurship New Venture Creation3
ENT 3750Entrepreneurship-Small Business Financial Management3
ENT 4800Entrepreneurship-Business Plan Development3
Select two of the following:6
Entrepreneurship Internship
Field Studies in Entrepreneurship
Elementary Accounting
Financial Accounting
Legal Environment of Business 1
Marketing Concepts and Practice
Fundamentals of Management
Total Semester Hours18

Students interested in declaring a minor in Entrepreneurship need to complete an Intra University Transfer Request form with their academic advisor. Student must meet course pr-requisites to enroll in WCBA courses, including a minimum 2.5 overall GPA for upper level business courses. WCBA courses must be completed with the grade of a "C" or higher and cannot be taken credit/no credit.