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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 2016-2017 (Updated Nov 22, 2016)

Associate In Applied Science Degree (AAS) A25490

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACA-122 College Transfer Success 0 2 0 1
ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
BUS-137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
OST-131 Keyboarding 1 2 0 2
or OST-136 Word Processing 2 2 0 3
Total: 16-17
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-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
Total: 16
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines 3 0 0 3
Mathematics 3 0 0 3-4
Total: 6-7
Fall Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACC-150 Accounting Software Applications 1 2 0 2
BUS-125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 0 3
Social & Behavioral Science 3 0 0 3
Total: 17
Spring Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3 0 0 3
ECM-210 Introduction to E-Commerce 2 2 0 3
or WBL-111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
or ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
ETR-240 Funding for Entrepreneurs 3 0 0 3
ETR-270 Entrepreneurship Issues 3 0 0 3
Total: 13-15

Total Credit Hours: 68-72

Mathematics: Choose at least 3 hours from the following courses
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy 2 2 0 3
or MAT-152 Statistical Methods 1 3 2 0 4
or MAT-171 Precalculus Algebra 3 2 0 4

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
or BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
or CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 12-13

Total Credit Hours: 12-13

Certificate in Entrepreneurship: Start-up Focus C25490SF

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing 3 0 0 3
Total: 9
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
BUS-125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3 0 0 3
ETR-270 Entrepreneurship Issues 3 0 0 3
Total: 9

Total Credit Hours: 18

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
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ETR-220 Innovation and Creativity 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
BUS-115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3 0 0 3
CTS-130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
or ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
ETR-240 Funding for Entrepreneurs 3 0 0 3
Total: 18

Total Credit Hours: 37