University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Entrepreneurship Certificate

Graduate Certificate - Entrepreneurship


Course Requirements6
Total Hours12

Degree Specific Credits: 12

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0


  • All student pursuing a Certificate in Entrepreneurship 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.

Course Requirements and Electives

Complete all of the following courses:
MBA 694Seminar (Entrepreneurship)2
MBA 694Seminar (Real World Entrepreneurship)2
MBA 694Seminar (Venture Launch)1
MBA 696Independent Study (Self-Designed Capstone or Leveraging Public Funds)1
or MBA 694 Seminar
Complete 6 credits from the following courses:6
Independent Study
Business Ethics
Cornerstone of Graduate Finance
Organizational Behavior
Interpersonal Perspectives
Other elective as approved by the Graduate Director
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C