Entrepreneurship

Independent and passionate, our students learn to make their dreams realities as they study the advanced theories behind growing a successful business.

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Ready to start your own business? First you have to know how

You'll apply your extensive skills to real-life situations — like how to build a persuasive business plan and obtain financial capital — and achieve your enterprising goals.

The entrepreneurship minor or specialization complements any management major. Our students go on to start their own businesses and thrive in independent start-ups.

Required Courses

MGMT 137 Entrepreneurship and Innovation 4
MGMT 237 Let's Start a Business 4
MGMT 238 Financial Aspects of Business 4
MGMT 250 Marketing 4

NOTE: BSBA Majors must take MGMT 260 Finance instead of MGMT 238.

Electives

Students select one elective from the list below or a course in another department in consultation with the Entrepreneurship Program Director.

MGMT 224 Socially-Minded Leadership 4
MGMT 230 Why We Buy 4
MGMT 231 Creating Brand Value Strategy 4
MGMT 232A Introduction to Advertising 4
MGMT 233 Developing Customer Relationships 4
MGMT 236 Retail Management 4

So you know that Simmons is a great place to be, you've learned about our programs, maybe even come for a visit...now you're ready to apply! Let's get started.

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