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Entrepreneurship, B.S.

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Requirements

Students minoring in the business management area of entrepreneurship will be exposed to and practice the skills needed by entrepreneurs in starting and developing their own businesses or growing the business of another entrepreneur.

Total Program Credits: 120

General Education Requirements: 35 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5.0)  
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
Complete one of the following: 3
  MATH 1050 College Algebra (4.0)  
  MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries (5.0)  
  MATH 1090 College Algebra for Business  
  An Advanced Placement (AP) Mathematics Test with a score of 3 or higher  
Complete one of the following: 3
  HIST 2700 US History to 1877 (3.0)  
and HIST 2710 US History since 1877 (3.0)  
  HIST 1700 American Civilization (3.0)  
  HIST 1740 US Economic History (3.0)  
  POLS 1000 American Heritage (3.0)  
  POLS 1100 American National Government (3.0)  
Complete the following:  
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness (2.0)  
or PES 1097 Fitness for Life 2
Distribution Courses:  
  ECON 2010 Principles of Economics I 3
  Biology 3
  Physical Science 3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science 3
  Humanities Distribution 3
  Fine Arts Distribution 3
Discipline Core Requirements: 58 Credits
Business Foundation Courses (required for Matriculation):  
  ACC 2110 Introduction to Data Analytics for Business Professionals 3
  My Educator 2  
or IM 2010 Business Computer Proficiency (3.0) 2  
or IM 2600 Spreadsheet Applications (3.0) 2  
Complete the following:  
  MGMT 2240 Business Calculus 3
 or MATH 1100 Introduction to Calculus (4.0)  
  MGMT 2340 Business Statistics I 3
  MGMT 2400 Introduction to Data Analytics for Business Professionals 3
  MKTG 1890 Introduction to Careers in Business 1
  MKTG 220G Written Business Communication WE 3
  MKTG 2390 Professional Business Presentations 3
  MKTG 3890 Business Career Preparation 2
Business Core Courses:  
  FIN 3100 Principles of Finance 1 3
  MGMT 3000 Organizational Behavior WE 3
  MGMT 330G Survey of International Business 3
or  MGMT 332G Cross-Cultural Communications for International Business (3.0)  
or ECON 305G  International Economics (3.0)  
or MKTG 335G  International Marketing (3.0)  
  MGMT 3450 Operations Management 1 3
  MKTG 3600 Principles of Marketing 3
  MGMT 4860 Business Strategy Formulation and Implementation 1 3
Entrepreneurship Core Requirements:    
  ENTR 2500 Creativity and Entrepreneurial Thinking 3
  ENTR 3170 Entrepreneurship and Opportunity Validation 3
  ENTR 3180 Developing Small Business 3
  ENTR 4300 The Art of the Pitch 3
  ENTR 4450 Enterprise Formation 1 3
  ENTR 4300 The Art of the Pitch 3
  ENTR 493R Entrepreneurship Lecture Series  1
Elective Requirements: 27 Credits
Select 21 additional credits of any 1000 level or higher courses 21
Choose 6 credits of any upper division courses. 6

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 120 semester credits required in the BS degree; at least 40 credit hours must be upper-division courses.
  2. Overall grade point average 2.0 or above with a minimum of 2.5 GPA in all Woodbury School of Business courses. No grade lower than a "C-" in core courses.
  3. Residency hours: Minimum of 30 credit hours of business courses through course attendance at UVU, with at least 10 hours earned in the last 45 hours.
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements. Students are responsible for completing all prerequisite courses.
  5. Successful completion of at least one Global/Intercultural course.

NOTE: Students will be limited to 9 hours of upper-division credit until Matriculation is completed.

Footnote
1 Course cannot be taken until student is matriculated.
2 Students are required to complete My Educator with a score of 80% or better or IM 2010 or IM 2600 with a grade of B- or higher.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or  Literacies and Composition Across Context  3
MATH 1050 or MATH 1055 or MATH 1090 College Algebra or College Algebra with Preliminaries or College Algebra for Business 3
 Physical Science Distribution 3
Fine Arts Distribution  3
Elective   3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
General elective (  IM 2010/2600  **   recommended) 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Academic Writing and Research 3
  MGMT 2400 Intro to Data Analytics for Business Professionals 3
American Institutions 3
Biology Distribution 3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Additional Biology or Physical Science 3
ACC 2110 Principles of Accounting I 3
MGMT 2240 or MATH 1100 Business Calculus or Introduction to Calculus 3
ECON 2010 Principles of Economics I 3
MKTG 220G Written Business Communication WE 3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
Humanities Distribution 3
MGMT 2340 Business Statistics I 3
  MKTG 1890 Intro to Careers in Business 1
  ENTR 2500 Creativity & Entrepreneurial thinking 3
General elective    2
  Semester total: 15
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
MKTG 2390 Professional Business Presentations 3
MGMT 3000 Organizational Behavior WE 3
HLTH 1100 or PES 1097 Personal Health and Wellness or Fitness for Life 2
MKTG 3600 Principles of Marketing 3
ENTR 3170 Entrepreneurship and Opportunity Validation 3
ENTR 493R Entrepreneurship Lecture Series 1
  Semester total: 15
Semester 6 Course Title Credit Hours
FIN 3100 Principles of Finance 3
MGMT 3450 Operations Management 3
ENTR 4300 The Art of the Pitch 3
ENTR 3180 Developing Small Business 3
General Elective   3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 7 Course Title Credit Hours
MGMT 330G or MGMT 332G or ECON 305G or MKTG 335G Survey of International Business or  Cross Cultural Communications for International Business or International Economics or International Marketing 3
ENTR 4450 Enterprise Formation 3
MKTG 3650 Professional Selling 3
Any upper division elective   3
General elective   3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 8 Course Title Credit Hours
MGMT 4860   Business Strategy Formulation and Implementation  3
MKTG 3890 Business Career Preparation 2
General elective   1
General elective   3
Any upper division elective   3
General elective   3
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 120

Department

Strategic Management and Operations

The Strategic Management department is in the Woodbury School of Business. To find the most up-to-date information from the Strategic Management department, visit their website.

Strategic Management department

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