This 19-credit minor can provide a foundation of knowledge to help you take advantage of entrepreneurial opportunities. The core courses enhance what you are learning in your major field of study and give you an understanding of the financial forces that affect business ventures.

The Minor in Entrepreneurship is composed of four prescribed courses, plus two supporting courses as described below.

A grade of "C" or better is required in all courses that you take to fulfill requirements for the minor.

Course List - Undergraduate Minor in Entrepreneurship 

Prescribed Courses (13 credits)
Title Abbreviation Description Credits
Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision Making ACCTG 211 Introduction to the role of accounting numbers in the process of managing a business and in investor decision making.

Prerequisite: MATH 021 or 1.5 units of high school algebra
4 credits
Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy ECON 102 GS Methods of economic analysis and their use; price determination; theory of the firm; distribution. 3 credits
Principles of Entrepreneurship ENTR 300 Overview of the fundamental principles and processes of entrepreneurship including idea generation and opportunity analysis.

Prerequisite: ACCTG 211, ECON 102
3 credits
Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation ENTR 320 Explores the process for starting and growing a new venture including the development of a business plan.

Prerequisite: ENTR 300
3 credits
Supporting Courses and Related Areas (6 credits)
Title Abbreviation Description Credits
TBD ENTR Select 3 credits at the 400-level from ENTR. 3 credits
Advanced Business Writing

or

TBD
ENGL 419

or

TBD
Preparing and editing reports and presentations common to business, industry, and government.

Prerequisite: ENGL 202A, ENGL 202B, ENGL 202C, or ENGL 202D

or

Choose any 400-level Business or Economics course
3 credits

 

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