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 2015-2016 or 2016-2017 catalog
Requirements for a Minor in Entrepreneurship (20 credits)
- ENT 2900. Ideation and Creativity (4)
- ENT 3023. Business Modeling and Feasibility (4)
AND at least 12 credits from the following:
- ENT 2810. Dilemmas and Debates in Entrepreneurship (2)
- ENT 3010. Business Plan Laboratory (2)
- ENT 3050. Business Law for Entrepreneurs (4)
- ENT 3400. Entrepreneurial Finance (4)
- ENT 3510. Corporate Entrepreneurship (4)
- ENT 4220. Social Entrepreneurship (4)
- ENT 4263. Entrepreneurial Marketing (4)
- ENT 4444. Independent Study (2 to 6)
- ENT 4990. Strategic Entrepreneurship Management (4)
- MGT 3300. Innovation Management (4)
Learn more about the Center for Entrepreneurship at High Point University.