Entrepreneurship Minor

This minor offers students across the University exposure to entrepreneurship, from concepts of creativity, technology, and innovation to implementing business plans. Students may explore opportunities in both the for- and non-profit sectors.

For a 15-credit minor in entrepreneurship, students complete the following:

BUSN 3211Legal Environment of Business 13
MGMT 4335Entrepreneurship: Ideation and Validation3
Select three courses from the following groups: 29
Group 1:
Introduction to Management 3
Managing Human Resources
Leading and Managing People
Group 2:
Employment Law and Discrimination in the Workplace
Social Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship: Product Development and Commercialization
Managing a Family Business
Technology Ventures
Total Credits15

Entrepreneurship minors must maintain a GPA of at least 2.50 in entrepreneurship.   


It is strongly recommended that students take the BUSN 3211 Legal Environment of Business section with an Entrepreneurship emphasis.


Non-management majors choose one course from Group 1 and two courses from Group 2. Management majors choose three courses from Group 2. No courses may double-count for the entrepreneurship minor and the management major.


Dolan students may not select MGMT 2101 as an entrepreneurship elective.