When you start or run your own business, you take control of your future. You collaborate with others who share your passion, you can dream big and you have the freedom to make your ideas happen.
Be prepared for your endeavors with your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from SNHU. Your general business courses can give you a broad understanding of how to succeed in business, while your specialization allows you to fine-tune your skill set - and build and grow your business ideas.
Degree in Three: Save time and tuition through our innovative Degree in Three program. Earn your bachelor's degree in 3 years - with no weekend, summer or evening courses required - and gain real world experience that employers want to see. You'll also have the option of using your fourth year to pursue a master's or MBA.
It's crucial to have a solid grasp of everything that goes on behind the scenes of your startup. Your business and entrepreneurship major gives you just that: a general understanding of various functional areas of business, plus the know-how to make the decisions that make an organization successful.
SNHU's program includes coursework and field experiences that help you gain valuable career skills such as:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of majoring in entrepreneurship at SNHU include:
The average age when a younger adult now launches a company is 27.7.* As the under-35 population continues to invest in the new economy, they’re able to grow their employee base at a higher rate than the baby boomer generation.* And at SNHU, you’ll better position yourself for your business ideas when you take advantage of the internship opportunities that let you put your classroom learnings to use.
An SNHU business administration major with an entrepreneurship concentration can lead to a world of career opportunities in today's dynamic business environment. Courses that focus on management and business plan preparation can prepare you for many careers in today's job market.
SNHU's bachelor's in entrepreneurship program includes:
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:
All undergraduate students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Business Core Program
Programs in the School of Business require learners to complete the business core program, which includes a variety of business-specific courses. This program focuses on 10 core competencies to prepare you for success wherever you go.
This course is designed to examine the fundamentals and principles of management in order to develop an understanding of management in any formal organization. Special attention is paid to planning and decision-making. International management is also covered. Writing Intensive Course.
The problems involved in starting and operating a successful small business, selecting the location, determining how to borrow money, budgeting and credit are discussed. Junior standing or permission of instructor.
This course focuses on the factors that contribute to the personal success of entrepreneurs and affect successful entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship is also studied. Case studies, contemporary readings and simulations are used. International considerations are included.
Students will prepare, either individually or in teams, a comprehensive business plan for a new venture. Junior standing or permission of instructor.
The study begun in Business Law I continues as the topics of commercial paper, real and personal property, creditors' rights and bankruptcy, agency, business organizations, estate planning and government regulation of business are explored.
Total Credits: 120
Our Manchester campus aims to keep tuition and related costs low for our students so that you can pursue your degree and your goals. More than 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid, and students who qualify could receive up to $20,000 in grants and scholarships.
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