Entrepreneurs and small business owners are at the heart of the American economy. Small businesses are a major US employer (more than 50 percent of all private sector workers are employed by small businesses), and are responsible for 75 percent of the new jobs in the U.S. economy. Small business activity is also important to the global economy: small businesses, producing 29 percent of all export value, are responsible for creating more than 50 percent of the nonfarm private gross domestic product in the U.S.*
The Entrepreneurship Program at High Point University offers students a unique combination of courses that provides students with an understanding of small business development and management. In addition, students may select from an array of electives through which more specialized business knowledge can be attained.
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Requirements for a Minor in Entrepreneurship for those using the
Requirements for a Minor in Entrepreneurship (20 credits)
Take these three required courses (12 credits):
- ENT 2900. Ideation and Creativity (4)
- ENT 3023. Business Modeling and Feasibility (4)
- ENT 3400. Entrepreneurial Finance (4)
AND take 8 credits from the following:
- Any other ENT course offered in the course catalog
- BUA 3050. Business Law (4)
- MGT 2220. Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior (4)
- MGT 3220. Leadership (4)
- MGT 3280. Operations and Supply Chain Management (4)
- MGT 3300. Innovation Management (4)
- MGT 4990. Strategic Management (4)
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