Entrepreneurship and New Venture Formation

MGMT X 497.52

Starting a new business venture requires an understanding of the business landscape. This survey course explores the essentials factors for turning an idea into a successful business.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Hybrid
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore the various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises
  • Learn about market surveys, site analysis, permits and licenses, patents, and protection of ideas
  • Understand risk management, legal requirements and regulations, capital requirements, and financing sources
  • Know how to determine costs and prices of goods, advertising and marketing, record keeping, and cash flow requirements

About this course:

This course surveys the factors essential for turning a great idea into a successful business and explores various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises. Topics include market surveys; site analysis; permits and licenses; patents and protection of ideas; risk management; legal requirements and regulations; capital requirements and financing sources; determining the costs and prices of goods and services; advertising and marketing; record keeping; and lines of credit and cash flow requirements. 

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Hybrid courses have both regular remote meeting times and online instruction. Click “See Details” for more information.

Available
-
Thursday 6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Karen Carr-Crawford
377351
Fee:
$765.00
Still accepting enrollments
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Small Business Management - Launching and Growing Entrepreneurial Ventures by Justin G. Longenecker, J. William Petty, Leslie E. Palich and Frank Hoy
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 7, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 14, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 21, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 28, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 25, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Edward Lee
378816
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 02, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
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