ENTR 1050 INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)
The student will evaluate the business skills and commitment necessary to successfully operate an entrepreneurial venture and review the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship. The student will understand the role of entrepreneurial businesses and the impact on the national and global economy.
ENTR 2030 ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACCOUNTING (3)
This course is an introduction to an accounting software program. Students use the software to record transactions related to sales, sales invoicing, purchases, purchase invoicing, receipts, payments, and payroll. Students also use the software to generate financial statements and other financial reports. NOTE: It is helpful, though not required for students taking ENTR 2030 Entrepreneurship Accounting to have had either high school bookkeeping classes or have taken BSAD 1200-Principles of Accounting I.
ENTR 2040 ENTREPRENEURSHIP FEASIBILITY STUDY (3)
Students will assess the viability of a business idea to determine if the concept is feasible for business startup, expansion or long-term growth. The student will identify and analyze through basic research the present climate to determine current trends for their business idea by completing an industry, target market and competitive analysis. The student will begin to assess the financial needs for the business idea in addition to their own skill, strengths and talents to launch a successful business idea.
ENTR 2050 MARKETING FOR THE ENTREPRENEUR (3)
In the course, the student will gain insights essential for marketing their entrepreneurial venture utilizing innovative and financially responsible marketing strategies. Students will develop an understanding of traditional and non-traditional entrepreneurial marketing strategies. Prepare marketing strategies with associated tactics to launch and sustain an entrepreneurial venture.
ENTR 2060 ENTREPRENEURSHIP LEGAL ISSUES (3)
The student will explore legal issues related to business entities. Students will review contracts, articles of incorporation and the filing process, intellectual property, employment, personnel policies and procedures, the hiring process, job descriptions, disciplinary actions, and business insurance.
ENTR 2090 ENTREPRENEURSHIP BUSINESS PLAN (3)
The student will evaluate a business concept and create a business plan. Students will assess the strengths and weaknesses of a business concept; apply research data into the plans; and prepare the financial projections for the business concept. Students will identify and evaluate various resources available for funding small businesses.
ENTR 2900 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-3)