University Catalog 2023-2024

Business Entrepreneurship (Minor)

To see more about what you will learn in this program, visit the Learning Outcomes website!

The purpose of the minor in Entrepreneurship is to engage students in the process of identifying, evaluating, and implementing business opportunities that focus on value creation. This process includes the creation of new ventures, as well as adding value within existing companies through innovation applications. The minor focuses on embedding students in the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Raleigh and beyond.

As a result, students who fulfill the requirements for the undergraduate minor in Entrepreneurship will develop an entrepreneurial mindset through experiential learning and through their embeddedness in the entrepreneurship ecosystem. The minor in Entrepreneurship requires 18 hours of coursework with a 2.0 GPA in minor coursework.


Poole College of Management
Undergraduate Programs Office
Box 8614
2150 Nelson Hall

Plan Requirements

Course Requirements
Select one of the following: 13
Fundamentals of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Introduction to Agricultural & Resource Economics
Select one of the following: 13
Concepts of Financial Reporting
Introduction to Managerial Accounting
Survey of Financial and Managerial Accounting
MIE 201Introduction to Business Processes3
MIE 310Introduction to Entrepreneurship3
MIE 410Business Opportunity Analysis3
Select one of the following:3
Managing the Growth Venture
Finance and Accounting for Entrepreneurs
New Venture Planning
The Legal Dynamics of Entrepreneurship
Social Entrepreneurship Practicum
Entrepreneurship Practicum
Total Hours18

C- or better