Entrepreneurship Courses for Fall 2019
ENT 312 ENTREPRENEURSHIP. Required course for major and minor. 21 hours of Foundation and Exploration Courses, or junior status. Entrepreneurship examines the entrepreneur as the basic building block of the economic system via the discovery or identification of opportunities. Emphasis is placed on identifying and defending feasible opportunities within the industry and market, while recognizing and managing the complex systems in which entrepreneurs live and work that motivate or constrain innovation. Counts as a systems-connections course in WKU's Colonnade. Course Fee.
ENT 363 FAMILY BUSINESS MANAGEMENT. Approved Elective. Academy Junior, Academy Senior, Freshman, Sophomore classification excluded. An exploration of the unique managerial issues, dynamics and competitive positioning, and contribution to the economy associated with family businesses. Emphasis placed on problems in organization, management, and succession in family business contexts. Open to business and non-business majors. Course Fee.
ENT 380 NEW VENTURE BUSINESS PLANNING. Approved Elective. Prerequisite(s): ENT 312 and COBA Course Elgibility [Test Score: 2]. An in-depth analysis of business planning. The purpose and components of business plans and feasibility analysis are presented. Students prepare a written plan for a venture, whether for or not-for profit. Students are strongly encouraged to enter the course with an idea for a venture. Note: Permission of instructor. Course Fee.