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Entrepreneur Courses & Curriculum

Are you creative, innovative and passionate? Do you have a business, nonprofit or social venture idea and want to make a difference or be your own boss?

Entrepreneur courses are open to any American University student.

  • Integrate a broad range of majors with the creative problem-solving skills of entrepreneurship.
  • Learn how to create business, nonprofit, and social ventures that address significant world problems
  • Gain access to Kogod's growing ecosystem of entrepreneurs, resources and partnerships for startups

Undergraduate Minor

The Entrepreneurship minor for non-BSBA students includes 18 credit hours, including six elective credits.

Required courses:
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Entrepreneurship Business Plans
- Principles of Financial Accounting
- Fundamentals of Marketing

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Undergraduate Specialization

The Entrepreneurship undergraduate specialization includes 12 credit hours, including six elective credits.

Required courses:
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Entrepreneurship Business Plans

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Graduate Offerings

Kogod offers unique graduate courses in the field of Entrepreneurship.

Graduate Specialization
- 11 credit hours
- 6 required credit hours

Graduate Certificate
- 15 credit hours
- 6 required credit hours

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