Course Requirements

Learn the five course requirements needed to complete the certificate.

OPEN TO ALL UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

The Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation is similar to a minor. Students are required to take two introductory entrepreneurship courses, as well as three option and capstone courses, many of which may overlap with courses in your major.

Please check our approved course list to identify the fastest and most efficient path to completion.

2 Intro Core Courses

ENTR 20000+(ENTR 31000 or ENTR 31500)

Core courses provide students with the fundamental knowledge and concepts related to entrepreneurship and innovation. These required core courses are offered solely by the Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program.
ENTR 20000 Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation


CHOOSE BETWEEN
ENTR 31000 Marketing and Management for New Ventures (Pre-req. ENTR 20000)
OR
ENTR 31500 Business Planning for Social Entrepreneurship (Pre-req. ENTR 20000)

+ 2 Option Courses

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Option courses provide students with discipline- or industry-specific depth in areas that are relevant to entrepreneurship and innovation. They are offered through the Certificate in Entrepreneurship an Innovation Program as well as departments across the university. These are detailed in the Approved Course List.

+ 1 Capstone Course

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Capstone courses provide students with experiences includes developing business plans for new ventures, consulting with small businesses or involvement in product innovation.

They are offered through the Certificate in Entrepreneurship an Innovation Program, as well as departments across the university. There are details in the Approved Course List.

In some cases, students will be permitted to substitute an additional capstone for one of the required option courses.

APPROVED COURSE LIST

View a comprehensive list of approved option and capstone courses across all colleges. Please refer to the website for the most up to date list.

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ENTR DESIGNATED COURSES

Find details on entrepreneurship courses in each category– intro core, option and capstone.

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QUESTIONS?

Contact our Academic Advisor, Rita Baker, with any questions.

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