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.

Click here for the Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Worksheet.


We are excited to announce a new focus in Arts Entrepreneurship. Click here to learn more!


For more information about enrolling in the ENTR Minor please click here to be directed to the Registrar’s website.

Ready to declare?
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*CORE COURSES [Required, 6 credits]*

*ENTR 200*  Introduction to Entrepreneurship
*ENTR 201*   The Entrepreneurial Mindset


ELECTIVE COURSES TO DATE (More to be added as approved):

The remaining elective courses (12 credits)* may be selected from below:

Course Number Course Name

AFST 385            Problem Solving in the Urban Black Community

AGING 361          Technology for Management of Aging Services

AMST 422           Preserving Places, Making Spaces in Baltimore

AMST/POLI/SOCI 205     Civic Agency and Social Entrepreneurship

ART 322              Social Entrepreneurship in Place

ART 339              Design Thinking for the Social Entrepreneur

ART 341               Introduction to Animation

ART 427/691       Museum Practice

ART 462              Entrepreneurial Practices in Photography

ART 485              Team Based Game Development

ART 489              Senior Projects

BIO 306L             Projects in Synthetic Molecular Biology

BIOL 412              Microbial Systems and Synthetic Biology – Advanced Topics in Cell Biology

BIOL 414              Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics

BIOL 421              Topics in Molecular Genetics

BIO 444               Development and Cancer

BIOL 422L/BIOL 622L

+BIOL 499          Microscopy and Imaging Techniques + one credit Independent Study

CHEM 311L         Advanced Laboratory I

CHEM 405L        Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory

CMPE 349          Introduction to Professional Practice

CMPE 450          Capstone I

CMPE 451           Capstone II

CMSC 447          Software Engineering

CMSC 493          Capstone Games Group Project

DANC 475           Senior Projects in Dance

ECON 101            Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 374          Financial Management

ECON 408          Managerial Economics

ECON 418          The Economics of Innovation and Technology

ECON 467          Health Economics

ECON 476          Portfolio Analysis & Mgmt

ECON 479          Venture Capital and Capital Market Imperfections

ECON 482          International Finance

ENCH 225L        Chemical Engineering Problem Solving and Experimental Design Lab

ENCH 486          A Survey of Sensors & Instrumentation

ENME 204          Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design with CAD

ENME 408          Special Topics:  Global Engineering

(formerly ENME 489)

ENME 444          Mechanical Engineering Systems Design Capstone

ENTR 300           Internship

ENTR 320           Entrepreneurial Marketing

ENTR 330           Entrepreneurial Financing

ENTR 340           Innovation, Creative Problem-Solving and the Socialpreneur

ENTR 450           Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs

FINC 150             Financial Literacy

FYS 102              Creativity, Innovation and Invention

GWST 200          Studies in Feminist Activism

HAPP/SOCY 354 Social Bases of Public and Community Health

HIST 206            Themes in World History: Entrepreneurship in the Early Modern World

(formerly HIST 200)

HIST 311             American Entrepreneurs from Columbus to Jobs

HIST 411             Service Learning in Public History

INDS 430           Kinetic Sculpture Project

IS 320                Advanced Business Applications

IS 420                Database Application Development

IS 428                Data Mining Techniques & Application

IS 448                Markup and Scripting Languages

MCS 355            Social Media:  Networking and Mobility

MCS 377            Desktop Publishing and the Web

MGMT 210         The Practice of Management

MGMT 310         Human Resource Management

MUSC 323         Career Development for Musicians

THTR 345           Auditioning and the Business of Acting

THTR 460           Theatre Capstone

For more information, contact George Karabatis at georgek@umbc.edu or Vivian Armor at armor@umbc.edu