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Small Business Entrepreneurship

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Program Number: 10-145-1
School Year: 2017-2018
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend, Online
FLEx Degree

Program Description

The Small Business Entrepreneurship program is designed for people interested in exploring the components of small business start-up and operation. Coursework provides new and existing entrepreneurs hands-on training in the areas of business planning, financing, marketing, customer service, financial management and business communications.

Approximate Costs

  • $132.20 per credit (resident)
  • $198.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

Program Outcomes

  • Plan the operations of a business across functional areas
  • Organize resources to achieve the goals of the organization
  • Direct individuals and/or processes to meet organizational goals
  • Control business processes
  • Apply problem-solving concepts in a team environment

Career Opportunities

  • Graduates learn the business management skills essential to the continued success of their entrepreneurial endeavors. The courses are diversified, and every attempt is made to address the specific business needs of students.

Admission Process

  • Submit the college admission application.   
  • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   
  • Submit high school and other official college transcripts.   
  • Take the college assessment test (ACCUPLACER, ACT or other). The ACCUPLACER assessment can be taken at MPTC.   
  • Attend a program orientation with your advisor.   

Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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Courses

Number Title Crs
Term 1
102-110 Introduction to Business 3
103-159 **Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office 1
196-189 Team Building and Problem Solving 3
801-136 English Composition 1 3
804-1xx Mathematics Course 3
890-101 **College 101 2
Total 15
 
Term 2
102-115 Business Relations 3
104-102 Marketing Principles 3
104-105 Selling 3
116-130 Introduction to Human Resources 3
145-183 Entrepreneurship Ventures and Innovation 3
809-1xx Behavioral Science Course 3
Total 18
 
Term 3
101-134 Introduction to Finance 3
105-160 Business Law 3
145-184 Small Business Management 3
145-185 Entrepreneurship 3
801-1xx Communication Course 3
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
Total 18
 
Term 4
105-158 Personal Brand 2
145-189 Writing a Small Business Plan 3
145-190 Small Business Purchasing and Inventory Control 3
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
Total 14
 
Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements 65

General Education Options

View theĀ Small Business Entrepreneurship General Education Course Options.

Institutional Requirements

** The credits for 103-159 Computer Literacy-Microsoft Office and 890-101 College 101 are Institutional Requirements for graduation.

Academic Planner

Current students, please see your Advisor for your academic planner.

Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

Additional Information

*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.