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This program is for the 2011-2012 academic year and may not accurately reflect HCC's current offerings.
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The Entrepreneurship curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth as self-employed business owners.

Course work includes developing a student’s ability to make informed decisions as future business owners. Courses include entrepreneurial concepts learned in innovation and creativity, business funding, and marketing. Additional course work includes computers and economics.

Through these skills, students will have a sound education base in entrepreneurship for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared to be self-employed and open their own businesses.

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Degrees

Suggested Schedule for 2011-2012 (Updated Aug 21, 2013)

Associate In Applied Science Degree (AAS) A25490

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACA-111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ETR-210 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 0 0 3
OST-131 Keyboarding 1 2 0 2
Total: 16
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ENG-111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
Total: 16
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ENG-114 Professional Research & Reporting 3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 0 3
Mathematics 3 0 0 3
Total: 9
Fall Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-150 Accounting Software Applications 1 2 0 2
BUS-137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
ETR-240 Funding for Entrepreneurs 3 0 0 3
Total: 14
Spring Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS-280 REAL Small Business 4 0 0 4
COE-111 Co-Op Work Experience I 0 0 10 1
or WEB-210 Web Design 2 2 0 3
or ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
ETR-270 Entrepreneurship Issues 3 0 0 3
Social & Behavioral Science 3 0 0 3
Total: 14-16

Total Credit Hours: 69-71

Mathematics: Choose 3 hours from the following courses
MAT-140 Survey of Mathematics 3 0 0 3
MAT-151 Statistics I 3 0 0 3
MAT-171 Precalculus Algebra 3 0 0 3

Certificate in Entrepreneurship C25490

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ETR-210 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 16

Total Credit Hours: 16

Diploma in Entrepreneurship D25490

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ENG-111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
ETR-210 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 19
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
BUS-280 REAL Small Business 4 0 0 4
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ENG-114 Professional Research & Reporting 3 0 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
Total: 20

Total Credit Hours: 39