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Want to run your own business? Earn your entrepreneurship degree from Lynn University and gain a solid understanding of the many facets of business, including raising capital, valuing your business, negotiation and much more.
In this online entrepreneurship bachelor’s program, you will study with professors who have personal experience in the business world as entrepreneurs themselves. They’ll introduce guests from the local business community to speak, act as guest teachers and provide student projects that affect real-life business decisions. This online program not only helps you build your own business, it gives you the knowledge necessary to run an organization and work for larger companies.
What you’ll learn in the online entrepreneurship program
- Management, finance, business strategy and marketing
- Raising capital, valuing your business and negotiation
- Marketing campaign creation, mergers and acquisitions
Learning doesn’t get more innovative than this.
At Lynn University, we embrace technology by encouraging our students to engage with course content through iPads, and our professors can develop custom course materials.
Online entrepreneurship curriculum
As an entrepreneur in the online program, you will take both core curriculum courses and entrepreneurship courses.
BUS 308 Corporate Entrepreneurship
Study the emerging practice of corporate entrepreneurship, also called intrapreneurship. Explore companies that successfully practice intrapreneurship; relate intrapreneurship to other functions such as corporate venturing, new product development, research and development, and career development; and provide an intrapreneurial toolset.
BUS 375 Creativity and Innovation
Review state-of-the-art theoretical and applied models of creativity and innovation as they apply to individuals, groups, organizations and historical periods and cultures. Explore various perspectives to ground our understanding of creativity and innovation. View the creative process and its complexity using case studies and other examples.
BUS 400 Entrepreneurial Finance
Discover the finances of entrepreneurship, such as how much a new venture will cost, when it could become profitable, and where the necessary funding may be obtained. Get explanations and means to forecast and calculate revenues, start-up expenses, working capital and reserve requirements. Also study sources of funding, how to apply for that funding and how to build a sound argument to attract funds.
Graduates must complete a total of 120 credits.
Entrepreneurship jobs and careers
Your new degree will give you access to many entrepreneurship jobs and careers, including:
- Business consultant
- eCommerce entrepreneur/specialist
- Business analyst
- Venture capital associate
- Corporate entrepreneur
- Family business manager
- Mid- to large-size business manager/supervisor
You may also choose to continue your career as a student and pursue an MBA in entrepreneurial management or another area of business.
Our alumni have started such impressive companies as:
- Taylored Athletes Inc. in Boca Raton, Florida
- Raw Denim Boutique in Atlanta, Georgia
- Mediascend Inc. in Pompano Beach, Florida
- CMP Appraisals & Consulting Inc. in Brooklyn, New York
- Silver Global Manufacturing in Waco, Texas