Certificate in Entrepreneurship (630000C)
The 15-credit Certificate in Entrepreneurship program, which is open to all university students, allows students to learn different aspects of entrepreneurship (for example, starting a business, buying a business or franchise, running a family business, corporate entrepreneurship or working for a small business) from faculty who have been successful entrepreneurs. The innovative program allows students to interact with entrepreneurs from the business community through guest speaking engagements, field trips, internships, and small business consulting projects.
College of Business Administration Undergraduate Programs
http://www.uakron.edu/cba/uadvising * (330) 972-7042 * CBA 260
The following information has official approval of the College of Business Administration, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.
This Graduation Planning Summary (GPS) is based on the term you declare your certificate & expires in 5 years. Requirements can be subject to change. Students should meet with an academic advisor and check DPR to review academic progress and determine course sequencing each semester. Please see the CBA advising website for specific Admission criteria for the College of Business.
College of Business Administration Policies for Certificates:
- Complete all certificate requirements prior to graduation.
- Earn a 2.0 GPA in all certificate coursework.
- Complete all pre-requisites for each course.
- Courses may not be taken as pass/ fail.
- Complete at least 6 additional credits not needed for any other major, minor, or certificate.
- Earn at least 9 credits at The University of Akron in the CBA.
- Declare the certificate in the Business Undergraduate Advising Office, CBA room 260.
|6300:201||Introduction to Entrepreneurship||3|
|6300:301||New Venture Creation||3|
|or 3700:333||Social Entrepreneurship|
|6400:300||Introduction to Finance (non-Business majors) 1||3|
|or 6400:301||Principles of Finance|
|6100:101||Business Issues in a Connected World||3|
Students admitted to the College of Engineering with 48 credit hours completed are not required to take 6200:250 Spreadsheet Modeling & Decision Analysis as a prerequisite.