The minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation prepares students to play crucial roles (as founders, investors, advisors, policy makers, and executives) in the greater entrepreneurial ecosystem, including new venture start-ups, corporate entrepreneurship, social and sustainable ventures, and government entities. Consisting of 24 credits, the minor combines required entrepreneurship courses from the College of Business with selected electives across majors with an entrepreneurial nature.

Effective Fall 2019

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Sophomore standing required for acceptance into the minor.
Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.500 for acceptance into the minor.

Students must complete each course in the minor with a grade of C or better.

Required Courses:
FIN 309Fundamentals of Entrepreneurial Finance3
MGT 330Creativity, Innovation, and Value Creation3
MGT 340Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship3
Select one course from the following:3
Technology Entrepreneurship
New Venture Creation
Ventures in Social Entrepreneurship
Select one course from the following:3
Social and Sustainable Venturing
New Venture Management
Internship
Select two courses from the following:6
Legal and Ethical Issues in Business
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)
Fundamentals of Management
Fundamentals of Marketing
Select one course from the following not taken elsewhere in the minor:3-4
Apparel Design and Retail Entrepreneurship
Small Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Business Management
Biomedical Design Practicum: Capstone Design I
Legal and Ethical Issues in Business
Chemical and Biological Engineering Design I
Senior Design Principles
Senior Design Project I
Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)
Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)
Food Safety
Health and Wellness
Creative Industries Career Management
Engineering Design Practicum: I
Supply Chain Management
Social and Sustainable Venturing
Digital Marketing
Program Total Credits:24-25

Students can only choose 2 courses from their major area to apply to a minor.