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2014-2015 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Entrepreneurship Minor

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EIU’s entrepreneurship minor provides students from across the university the perspectives and the critical tools for exploring the development of new and emerging ventures. Through the program, students learn to recognize new business opportunities, to apply creativity and innovation to develop those opportunities, to identify funding resources, and to develop skills to manage and sustain entrepreneurial ventures. Students learn the fundamental tools to identify and commercialize business opportunities in any type of organization.

Students in the minor complete a four-course core that culminates in the development of a venture plan in the capstone course plus two electives.


Minor Electives (6 semester hours)

Two electives selected from the following:

  • XXX 4275 Internship (an internship completed through an appropriate university department)*


*An internship used as an elective in the Entrepreneurship Minor must be approved in advance by the School of Business Chair upon recommendation of the Entrepreneurship Minor Committee.

Total Semester Hours: 18
Required Coursework: Total Semester Hours: 18

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