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Entrepreneurial Studies Level II

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Entrepreneurial Studies Level II program is designed to prepare students to acquire additional skills, tools and knowledge necessary for successful venture opportunities. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Entrepreneurial Studies Level I is also available and fully embedded in this program.

Details

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Field of Interest
Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Type
Certificate
Entrepreneurial Studies Level II (CER)
Total Credits Required
18-19
Effective term
Spring 2021
Notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses within the program.

This program replaces: CCL/5892 Business Micro Finance

What You'll Learn
  • Explain entrepreneurship.(EPS150, EPS162)
  • Create planning activities required for the successful launch of a new venture.(EPS161, EPS162, EPS195, MGT253)
  • Identify venture opportunities.(EPS160, EPS180)
  • Evaluate feasibility of venture opportunities.(EPS150, EPS160, EPS162, EPS165)
  • Explore and evaluate funding opportunities.(GBS/HEC132, MGT253)
  • Create opportunities through innovation.(EPS160, EPS180)
Career Opportunities
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Credits:18-19
EPS150Introduction to Entrepreneurship3
EPS160New Venture Creation2
 
EPS162Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship (3) OR
EPS195Business Start-?Up and Planning (2) 2?-3
 
GBS/HEC132Personal and Family Financial Security3
 
 
EPS161New Venture Law and Finance (3) OR
EPS180Technology Business Planning (3)3
 
EPS165New Venture Feasibility Analysis2
MGT253Owning and Operating a Small Business3

At Maricopa, we strive to provide you with accurate and current information about our degree and certificate offerings. Due to the dynamic nature of the curriculum process, course and program information is subject to change. As a result, the course list associated with this degree or certificate on this site does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. If you are interested in pursuing this degree or certificate, we encourage you to meet with an advisor to discuss the requirements at your college for the appropriate catalog year.