Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Foundations of Entrepreneurship I

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate
Number of Credits to Completion: 9.0
Instructional Delivery: Online; Campus
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 1 year
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 52.0701
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-1021

About the Program

The Foundations of Entrepreneurship I certificate program focuses on building the entrepreneurial mindset and developing the individual as entrepreneur. The program introduces a range of foundational tools used by successful entrepreneurs in pursuit of opportunity, beginning with the individual as the cornerstone of enterprise, be it a proprietorship or growing a company.

Admission Requirements

Admission requires a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution. Applicants who have not received a degree in the United States are required to take a TOEFL.

Program Requirements

Foundations of Entrepreneurship I
ENTP 501Entrepreneurship Practice & Mindset3.0
ENTP 515Pitch It!3.0
ENTP 671Life After Launch3.0
Total Credits9.0

Sample Plan of Study

First Year
ENTP 5013.0ENTP 5153.0ENTP 6713.0
 3 3 3
Total Credits 9

Additional Information

For more information, please contact:

Kristen Hayes
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship
3230 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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