Degree Programs

As a leading center for entrepreneurship, UMBC offers two programs for students to foster innovation and leadership in the region:


Entrepreneurship Minor

The Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation consists of 18 credits – 2 core courses ( 3 credits each) and 4 elective courses (3 credits each). Six credits must be at the 300 or 400 level.


Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Leadership Program

UMBC’s EIL program is different than others in the region. It focuses on the critical role that innovation and leadership play in driving your entrepreneurial vision. Through applied learning, course deliverables, and a unique 2-part capstone, the program equips students with practical and relevant skills that can be applied immediately on the job.