Business Administration-Entrepreneurship, AAS

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The Entrepreneurship curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth as self-employed business owners.

Course work includes developing a student’s ability to make informed decisions as future business owners. Courses include entrepreneurial concepts learned in innovation and creativity, business funding, and marketing. Additional course work includes computers and economics.

Through these skills, students will have a sound education base in entrepreneurship for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared to be self-employed and open their own businesses. Students can complete the courses required for this degree as online courses.

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Fall Semester 1
Prefix Number Title Class Lab Clinical Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following sets: 
MAT 143    Quantitative Literacy 2 2 0 3
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I 3 2 0 4
    Totals 11-12 4 0 13-14
Spring Semester 1
BUS 139 Entrepreneurship I 3 0 0 3
CTS 130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
ECM 210 Intro to Electronic Commerce 2 2 0 3
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:        
ACC 115 College Accounting 3 2 0 4
ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
    Totals 13 6 0 16
Summer Semester
BUS 137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3 0 0 3
HUM 230  Leadership Development 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
PSY 118 Interpersonal Psychology 3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
BUS 137 Principles of Management 3 0 0 3
    Totals 9 0 0 9
Fall Semester 2
BUS 115 Business Law I 3 0 0 3
BUS 260 Business Communication 3 0 0 3
ETR 220 Innovation and Creativity 3 0 0 3
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:        
ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 2 0 4
MKT 223 Customer Service 3 0 0 3
    Totals 15 0-2 0 15-16
Spring Semester 2
BUS 125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
BUS 230 Small Business Management 3 0 0 3
ETR 240 Funding for Entrepreneurs 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
ECO 151 Survey of Economics 3 0 0 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3 0 0 3
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 0 0 3
    Totals 12 0 0 12

revised 3/26/14

Degree: 
AAS
Program ID: 
A25120
Total Credits (Min): 
65
Total Credits (Max): 
67
Transfer Agreement(s): 
Yes
Transfer Baccalaureate: 
B.S. in Entrepreneurship
Transfer College: 
Western Carolina University
Eligible for Financial Aid: 
Yes
Offered Online: 
Yes
Online Percentage: 
100