Entrepreneurs create their own path to success and work to make their dreams a reality. This program teaches students the skills and behaviors that contribute to personal and business success. It also prepares students to assess new enterprise opportunities, obtain financial resources, prepare a business plan and market a venture for success. Students will gain the confidence and skills to launch a new venture in an area of expertise, grow an existing business or pursue an advanced degree.
Integrate technological applications to meet business objectives.
Select effective communications methods in a business situation.
Demonstrate professionalism in a business environment.
Apply fundamental marketing techniques.
Create a business plan.
Demonstrate management skills.
Select leadership style based on worker maturity.
Evaluate financial statements.
Apply critical thinking skills.
Demonstrate creativity relating to implementation of entrepreneurial operations for new or existing businesses.
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
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Business Entrepreneurship - Associate of Applied Science (AAS)