The entrepreneurship and innovation concentration exposes students to innovative curriculum and experiential learning that is not simply limited to start-up businesses, but helps students be more creative and innovative in whatever endeavors they undertake. By taking the required courses, students will imitate the entrepreneurial process, beginning with idea generations, developing marketing and financial plans for start-up ventures, and have the opportunity to launch their idea in the capstone course Entrepreneurship Clinic.
Theses entrepreneurship principles can be applied in the context of new venture, in a small or large existing organization, or in a for-profit or non-profit setting.
Learning objectives for the Entrepreneurship & Innovation concentration:
The following courses are required for the Entrepreneurship & Innovation concentration:
Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity (BU343)
Entrepreneurship Marketing (BU369)
Entrepreneurship Finance for Small Business (BU389)
Entrepreneurship Clinic (BU470)
Twelve additional upper-division elective hours in accounting, business, or economics
Freshman and students new to the School of Business should visit with Stacy Woltje initially for help in determining their degree track. Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors may choose a faculty member advisor.