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Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

Course Requirements

The MS in Entrepreneurship program requires twelve courses (48 credit hours) - eight core courses (32 credit hours) , three elective courses (12 credit hours), and a required residency (4 credit hours).

Core Courses:  8 Required  (32 credit hours)

Course Title Quarter Hours
ACC 500FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING4
MGT 500LEADING EFFECTIVE AND ETHICAL ORGANIZATIONS4
MGT 530LEADERSHIP IN ORGANIZATIONS4
MGT 569LEGAL ASPECTS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP4
MGT 570ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND NEW VENTURE MANAGEMENT4
MGT 571FINANCING NEW VENTURES4
GSB 525BUSINESS INNOVATION & DESIGN (FORMERLY MGT 573)4
MGT 590MANAGEMENT OF INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE4

Required Residencies: 2 (4 credits) 

Course Title Quarter Hours
MGT 605ENTREPRENEURSHIP EXPERIENCE RESIDENCY 12
MGT 606ENTREPRENEURSHIP EXPERIENCE RESIDENCY 22

Elective Requirements: 3 Required (12 credit hours)

Course Title Quarter Hours
Select 3 of the following:12
HSP 502
MANAGING THE GUEST/EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCE
HSP 505
SERVICE & INNOVATION IN HOSPITALITY & TOURISM DEVELOPMENT
MGT 515
SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT
MGT 557
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT
MGT 563
NEGOTIATION SKILLS
MGT 575
WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS
MGT 595
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE
MGT 598
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
MGT 798
SPECIAL TOPICS (Related to Entrepreneurship)
MKT 529
PRECISION MARKETING
MKT 530
CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT
MKT 595
INTERNET AND INTERACTIVE MARKETING
MKT 555
MARKETING MANAGEMENT

​Degree Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of the college residency requirement.
  • Satisfactory completion of the 12 required courses, or their substitutes as approved by the Chair of the Management Department.
  • All courses for credit toward the degree must be completed within six calendar years after the candidate’s first term of enrollment in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business. After a lapse of six years a course is expired. An expired course is not acceptable for the purpose of satisfaction of degree requirements and is not applicable to the degree.

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