Entrepreneurship

Certificate - 18 credits

About this program
Entrepreneurs create their own paths to success and work to make their dreams a reality. This certificate was created to give a basic entrepreneurship education to someone who is technically proficient but has not taken business or entrepreneurship courses. Students will learn to assess new enterprise opportunities, obtain financial resources, prepare a business plan and market a venture for success.
Program outcomes
  1. Integrate technological applications to meet business objectives.
  2. Apply fundamental marketing techniques.
  3. Create a business plan.
  4. Evaluate financial statements.
  5. Demonstrate creativity relating to implementation of entrepreneurial operations for new or existing businesses.
Accreditation
Minnesota State Community and Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. More information can be found at www.minnesota.edu/accreditation.
Tracks

Curriculum overview

Credits Requirement type
18 Required courses
18 Total

Entrepreneuship Certificate - Certificate

Required Courses:

Subj. Number Course Credits
ACCT1108 ACCT1108 - Business Math and Calculators 3
ACCT2211 ACCT2211 - Financial Accounting I 3
BUS2206 BUS2206 - Principles of Marketing 3
CPTR1104 CPTR1104 - Introduction to Computer Technology 3
ENTR1100 ENTR1100 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
ENTR2222 ENTR2222 - Business Plan Development 3
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1st Fall Term - 12 credits

Subj. Number Course Credits
ACCT2211 ACCT2211 - Financial Accounting I 3
BUS2206 BUS2206 - Principles of Marketing 3
CPTR1104 CPTR1104 - Introduction to Computer Technology 3
ENTR1100 ENTR1100 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3

1st Spring Term - 6 credits

Subj. Number Course Credits
ACCT1108 ACCT1108 - Business Math and Calculators 3
ENTR2222 ENTR2222 - Business Plan Development 3