Course Requirements

Learn the five course requirements needed to complete the certificate.

OPEN TO ALL UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

THIS CREDENTIAL IS VERY SIMILAR TO A MINOR, REQUIRING FIVE COURSES TO BE WOVEN INTO A PLAN OF STUDY JUST LIKE A MINOR, SOME OF WHICH MAY OVERLAP WITH MAJOR REQUIREMENTS.

2 Intro Core Courses

ENTR 20000+(ENTR 31000 or ENTR 31500)

Core courses provide students with the fundamental language, knowledge, leadership, and communication skills 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

ENTR+departments across campus

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. Detailed in the Approved Course List.

+ 1 Capstone Course

or Experience. ENTR+departments across campus

Capstone courses provide students with experiences, which can include 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. Detailed in the Approved Course List.

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