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.

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

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Click here to download the form and follow the instructions to submit it to the Registrar.

*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

ART 339

Social Entrepreneurship in Place
Design Thinking for the Social Entrepreneur
ART 341 Introduction to Animation
ART 427/691
ART 462
Museum Practice
Entrepreneurial Practices in Photography
ART 485 Team Based Game Development
ART 489
BIO 306L
Senior Projects
Projects in Synthetic Molecular Biology

BIOL 412


Microbial Systems and Synthetic Biology

Advanced Topics in Cell Biology

BIOL 414

BIOL 421

BIO 444

BIOL 422L/ BIOL 622L +BIOL 499

Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics

.Topics in Molecular Genetics

.Development and Cancer

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

CMSC 447

CMSC 493

Capstone II

Software Engineering

Capstone Games Group Project.

DANC 475
ECON 101
Senior Projects in Dance
Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 374

ECON 408

Financial Management

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

ENME 204

A Survey of Sensors & Instrumentation

Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design with CAD

ENME 408
(formerly ENME 489)
Special Topics:  Global Engineering
ENME 444 Mechanical Engineering Systems Design Capstone
ENTR 300

ENTR 320

ENTR 330

ENTR 340

ENTR 450

FINC 150

FYS 102


Entrepreneurial Marketing

Entrepreneurial Financing

Innovation, Creative Problem-Solving and the Socialpreneur

Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs

Financial Literacy

Creativity, Innovation and Invention

GWST 200 Studies in Feminist Activism
HAPP/SOCY 354 Social Bases of Public and Community Health
HIST 206
(formerly HIST 200)
Themes in World History: Entrepreneurship in the Early Modern World
HIST 311 American Entrepreneurs from Columbus to Jobs
HIST 411 Service Learning in Public History
INDS 430 Kinetic Sculpture Project
IS 320

IS 420

Advanced Business Applications

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.