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2015-16 College Catalog

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Entrepreneurship - A.A. Degree (Transfer)

Application Code 239

For curriculum information, contact the Business and Computer Systems Division—Room DH-239—443-518-1520.

The majority of businesses in this country follow the format of entrepreneurial ventures. Success in this environment is enhanced by knowledge and skills about entrepreneurship and its major elements. Students can expect to achieve behaviors basic to successful business operation. Students expecting to transfer to a baccalaureate program are encouraged to review the requirements of the program to which they intend to transfer.

General Education Core

Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’s total of general education and required courses must equal at least 60 semester hours of credit.

English Composition

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENGL-121College Composition

3

Arts & Humanities

Course NumberTitleCredits
-Arts & Humanities Core Group A

3

SPCH-101Introduction to Human Communication

3

Social & Behavioral Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
-Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group A

3

-Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group B

3

Biological & Physical Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
-Science Core Course (must include lab)

4

-Science Core Course

3

Mathematics

Course NumberTitleCredits
MATH-145Business Calculus

3

Core Electives

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENTR-226Entrepreneurial Leadership

2

-Any General Education Core Course

3

Required Courses Related to Major

Course NumberTitleCredits
ACCT-111Principles of Accounting I

3

ACCT-112Principles of Accounting II

3

BMGT-100Introduction to Business and Organization

3

BMGT-151Business Law I

3

ECON-101Principles of Economics (Macro)

3

ECON-102Principles of Economics (Micro)

3

ENTR-101Entrepreneurship and Creativity

3

Electives - Select 9 credits from the following:

Course NumberTitleCredits
CMSY-110Software Applications for Micros

3

ENTR-120Entrepreneurship in Practice

3

ENTR-210Developing Business Opportunities and Plans

3

ENTR-225Social Entrepreneurship

3

MATH-141College Algebra

3

Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 60

A graduate should be able to

1. Identify, understand, evaluate, and apply ethical reasoning.

2. Select and apply technology to investigate, create, communicate, and complete tasks.

3. Use creative thinking and problem solving to recognize opportunity and assess risk versus reward.

4. Develop and execute a strategic plan to launch a sustainable new business venture.