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Business Entrepreneurship

All of M State's Business Entrepreneurship degrees and programs are designed to provide you with the foundation you need to succeed in the business world, either as an employee or an entrepreneur starting a new venture. All five are offered on our Detroit Lakes campus and online.

Business Entrepreneurship
AAS, 60 credits
Learn the skills needed by entrepreneurs for business and personal success, including assessing opportunities, obtaining financial resources, preparing business plans and marketing business ventures.

Business Entrepreneurship
Diploma, 33 credits
Prepare to manage or own a small business in this diploma program, which focuses on both businesses management and management of personal affairs.

Certificate, 18 credits
Prepare to launch a new business with a foundation in technology, marketing, business plan creation, financial statements and entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship Essentials
Certificate, 9 credits
Learn to assess new enterprise opportunities, enhance management skills and prepare a business plan.

Entrepreneurial Fundamentals
Certificate, 9 credits
Learn to assess new enterprise opportunities, obtain financial resources, understand the importance of customer service and prepare a business plan.

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Why M State

  • Exceptional educational value
  • Small class sizes
  • Personalized, hands-on education
  • Certificate options that provide skills in specific business topics
  • Flexible education through online courses


Business Entrepreneurship ranks high for quality, affordability

May 31, 2017

M State's Business Entrepreneurship Associate of Applied Science degree has been ranked among the best in the nation by the college information site

The degree is No. 3 on the site's list of Best Online Associate in Entrepreneurship Programs. Rankings were based in part on academic quality, affordability and online competency.


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Degrees Offered Click on a degree below to view details

Business Entrepreneurship Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Locations: Detroit Lakes, Online

Entrepreneurial Fundamentals Certificate
Locations: Detroit Lakes, Online

Business Entrepreneurship Diploma
Locations: Detroit Lakes, Online

Entrepreneurship Certificate
Locations: Detroit Lakes, Online

Entrepreneur Essentials Certificate
Locations: Detroit Lakes, Online

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Meet the faculty

Tony Parker

Business Entrepreneurship Instructor
Detroit Lakes
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Financial aid eligibility

Because the certificate programs Entrepreneur Essentials and Entrepreneurial Fundamentals (9 credits) are less than 15 credits, they may not be financial aid-eligible. Please check with the Financial Aid Office by calling 877.450.3322 or email regarding your aid eligibility for this program.

Last modified: September 27th, 2018 at 01:24pm