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Entrepreneurial Leadership Course Descriptions

ENT 325 Developing Innovation

2 Hours

Students take the next entrepreneurial step by moving from an idea to an entrepreneurial firm. Students explore in more depth the various dimensions of the feasibility of entrepreneurial ideas. Topics include a more in depth look at key business dimensions including financial viability and strength, effectively building a team, how to gain financing or funding, and preparing a proper ethical and legal foundation. Prerequisites ENT 224, BUS 220, BUS 150 Co-requisites BUS 371

ENT 347 Finance Mgmt for Org Leaders

3 Hours

Students are introduced to key concepts and tools needed by entrepreneurs to effectively control the financial functions of their organization. Topics include budget development and management, payroll management, management of cash flow and accounts receivable, analysis of financial reports and statements, capital investment decision making, and sources of capital.

BUS 155 Survey of Accounting

3 Hours

This course is an introduction to basic concepts of financial and managerial accounting.

BUS 220 Principles of Management

3 Hours

Students will examine the managerial process including planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling. The class includes study of the relationship of these functions to the daily work of the manager and development of managerial skills. Prerequisite: Sophomore status.

BUS 263 Business Law I

3 Hours

Students will discuss the general principles of contracts, torts and property as applied to business relationships. Prerequisites: BUS 101 and sophomore status.

BUS 371 Principles of Marketing

3 Hours

Students will study the marketing function in national and international business. The course includes discussion of market definition, marketing environment, marketing information and decision making about product, pricing, promotion and placement. Prerequisite: BUS 101.

BUS 381 Business Ethics & Social Policy

3 Hours

This course is an introduction to ethical decision making as related to business management and public policy relating to business. It includes both theory and application to current issues. GeneralEducation: Philosophical/TheologicalConceptions (effective by 2009)

ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics

3 Hours

This course introduces students to analysis of the macroeconomy. It includes study of aggregate supply and demand model, Keynesian multiplier model, banking and monetary policy and applications to current macroeconomic problems. General Education: Social,Psychological and Political Thought -Institutional (Prior to Fall 2009)

ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics

3 Hours

This course introduces students to economic analysis of the individual firm and market. It includes study of basic supply and demand model, the role of government in the economy, cost analysis of the form and application of principles to various markets and social problems. General Education:Social, Psychological and Political Thought -Institutional (Prior to Fall 2009)

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