Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation Certificate

Graduate Level Certificate - Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation

College of Business

Degree Specific Credits: 12

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Note:

  • All student pursuing a Certificate in Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation must also complete the degree requirements for one of the Business majors. This certificate is of particular interest to students interested in launching their own business venture, working for a startup, or launching new initiatives with more established businesses.

  • A 3.0 GPA requirement pertains specifically to the 12 credits listed below, not a student s cumulative GPA.


Summary

Course Requirements

6

Electives

6

Total Hours

12


Course Requirements

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

MBA 694

Entrepreneurship

2

MBA 694

Real World Entrepreneurship

2

MBA 694

Venture Launch

1

MBA 696 or

MBA 694

Self -Designed Capstone or

Leveraging Public Funds

1

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C

Electives

Code

Title

Hours

Complete 6 credits from the following courses:

6

MBA 698

Internship

1-3

MBA 696

John Ruffatto Startup Challenge

3

BMGT 650

Business Ethics

1

BFIN 651

Cornerstone of Grad Fin

1

BMGT 640

Organizational Behavior

1

MBA 645

Interpersonal Perspectives

1-12

MBA 694

Seminar

1-15

* Other elective as approved by the Graduate Director

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C