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Entrepreneurship & Innovation Specialization Description

The specialization in Entrepreneurship and Innovation equips students with the tools and concepts necessary for a career as an entrepreneur or an investor in entrepreneurial ventures.  A requirement for the specialization is Foundations of Entrepreneurship, a course that offers a broad look at starting, funding and managing new businesses, or Foundations of Social Entrepreneurship, a course that focuses on public service or nonprofit enterprises.  The specialization prepares entrepreneurially-minded students with a valuable understanding of what it is like to work in venture capital, private equity, social entrepreneurship and small businesses.

Academic Advisor: Professor Glenn Okun, 212-998-0780

Course List

REQUIRED MGMT-GB.3335 (B65.3335) Foundations of Entrepreneurship
OR MGMT-GB.3336 (B65.3336) Foundations of Social Entrepreneurship
OR MGMT-GB.3337 (B65.3337) Foundations of Technology Entrepreneurship

ACCT-GB.3360 (B10.3360) Accounting, Tax, & Legal Issues for Entrepreneurs
DBIN-GB.3314 (B86.3314) DBi Israel
FINC-GB.3148 (B40.3148) Social Venture Capital
FINC-GB.3173 (B40.3173) Venture Capital Financing
FINC-GB.3361 (B40.3361) Entrepreneurial Finance
FINC-GB.3373 (B40.3373) New Venture Financing
INFO-GB.3362 (B20.3362) Emerging Technology and Business Innovation
INTA-GB.2121 (B55.2121) Entrepreneurship & New Economy
MGMT-GB.2128 (B65.2128) Social Entrepreneurship
MGMT-GB.2130 (B65.2130) Corporate Venturing
MGMT-GB.2161 (B65.2161) Negotiating Complex Transactions with Executives and Lawyers
MGMT-GB.2327 (B65.2327) Managing the Growing Company
MGMT-GB.2328 (B65.2328) Managing Family Businesses and Privately Held Firms
MGMT-GB.3333 (B65.3333) Business Start-Up Practicum
MGMT-GB.3356 (B65.3356)
Managing by Design
MKTG-GB.2172 (B70.2172) Marketing for Entrepreneurs
MKTG-GB.2370 (B70.2370) New Product Development
MKTG-GB.2371 (B70.2371) Innovation and Design

For course descriptions, please see the Office of Records & Registration website.