Flex MBA - Entrepreneurship Concentration

Whether you would like to start your own business or help an existing company become more innovative, the entrepreneurship concentration provides you with essential skills to thrive in dynamic environments. In this concentration, you will learn to support entrepreneurial initiatives, planning, launching, growing and leading business in a fast-paced setting.

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Discover how to identify opportunities and transform them into successful business ventures. Coursework covers opportunity identification and analysis, customer discovery, investor pitching, business planning and launching, and the skills needed to be an effective leader. A consulting component gives you access to a real-life client and hands-on experience in new business development.

Sample Courses

  • New Venture Creation and Funding
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Marketing New Ventures

Types of Positions

  • Director of innovation
  • Business development director
  • Creative director
  • Community/outreach manager

Companies That Hire

  • Bank of America
  • Chase
  • Google
  • IBM
  • Moneta Group
  • Qualtrics

Meet the Entrepreneurship Faculty

John Jackson

John Jackson

Lecturer, Director of Center for Entrepreneurship, Management

Atul Teckchandani

Atul Teckchandani

Assistant Professor, Management

David Obsfeldt

David Obsfeldt

Associate Professor, Management

 Last Published 8/2/17