Running a business takes more than just passion. Among other things it takes skill, determination, and a willingness to adapt. To become a successful entrepreneur, you need a broader perspective. Gain a competitive advantage at one of the few schools in the country with Entrepreneurship in its name.
Our curriculum will cover every key business discipline, from administration and operations to accounting and marketing, with a focus on developing your entrepreneurial skills. Upon successful completion of the program, you’ll be prepared to start or grow a business in a competitive and changing environment.
Total credits: 120
Freshman must successfully complete the First-Year Seminar (UNIV 1000 3 credits) in their first semester at NSU. Students are required to earn six qualified experiential education (ExEL*) units for graduation
General Education Requirements (30 Credits)
|BUSINESS CORE (39 CREDITS)|
|ACT 2020||Foundations of Accounting 1||3 credits|
|ACT 2030||Foundations of Accounting 2||3 credits|
|FIN 3010||Corporation Finance||3 credits|
|INB 3550||International Business||3 credits|
|ISM 3660||Management Information Systems||3 credits|
|MGT 2050||Principles of Management||3 credits|
|MGT 2150||Business Law I||3 credits|
|MGT 4170||Organizational Behavior||3 credits|
|MGT 4880||Business Strategy and Policy||3 credits|
|MKT 3050||Marketing Principles and Application||3 credits|
|OPS 3880||Operations Management||3 credits|
|QNT 2880||Introduction to Business Analytics and Decision Making||3 credits|
|ENT 3990||Business Internship||3 credits|
|ENT 4966||Study Abroad Experience||3 credits|
|Entrepreneurship Major Courses (24 credits)|
|ENT 3100||Small Business Management||3 credits|
|ENT 3200||Global Trading for Entrepreneurs||3 credits|
|ENT 4400||Franchise Management||3 credits|
|ENT 4800||Entrepreneurship Experience||3 credits|
|LED 3000||Introduction to Leadership||3 credits|
|MKT 3620||Social Networking and Content Marketing||3 credits|
|MKT 3800||Entrepreneurial Marketing||3 credits|
|Choose one from the following:|
|ENT 4966||Special Topics in Entrepreneurship (Cuba Study Tour)||3 credits|
|REE 3301||Real Estate Principles, Practices, and Law||3 credits|
*ExEL units include curricular and cocurricular experiential education opportunities, such as faculty-mentored research, ExEL coursework, travel exploration, and internships. Please refer to the ExEL website at nova.edu/academic-affairs/experiential-learning for additional information.
The four-year plan of study, provided here, is intended to assist students in planning their schedule for their four years at NSU. This document presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career and are intended for use with academic advising services.
The three plus one-year plan of study is for students in the dual-admit B.S.B.A. / M.B.A. program.