Entrepreneurship Minor

Montclair State University is known for its talented and creative students in the arts and sciences!  We are proud of the talents we graduate to perform on Broadway and design cartoons for media companies in Los Angeles and London!  Our music students go on to teach at schools or create their own music studios.  So, if you are you a budding creative, artist, musician, budding designer, we want to help you navigate the challenges of the 21st century economy and how to succeed in business.  We want you to understand how to innovate and successfully take your creative works to market.  We developed the Minor in Entrepreneurship for you!  Students from across the University may complete 18 – 21 credits of foundational courses in the Entrepreneurship.  You will benefit from our experiential and project-based curriculum to learn the basics of the lean launch approach to ideating a business concept, through to pitching that concept to potential investors or other stakeholders.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
ENTR 201The Entrepreneurial Mindset and Innovation3
ENTR 301Creating Your Startup Business Model3
ENTR 302Preparing to Pitch and Launch Your Startup3
ENTR 320Marketing for Entrepreneurs3
or MKTG 300 Integrated Core: Marketing
Select one of the following:3-6
Entrepreneurial Accounting and Finance
Fundamentals of Accounting
and Integrated Core: Finance
Elective
Select one of the following: 13
Introduction to Innovation and 3D Printing
Special Topics in Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Cooperative Education
Advanced Innovation and Digitally Mediated Making
Applied Digital Innovation Design, and Lean Fabrication
Independent Study in Entrepreneurship
Small Business Management
Total Credits18-21