This online course teaches essential skills and knowledge for entrepreneurs. Throughout
five segments, learners will explore how entrepreneurs create successful ventures,
and develop functional skills in management, accounting, marketing, and business law.
The self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, selected
readings, case studies, and self-assessments that engage students and provide opportunities
to practice entrepreneurial skills.
This course is made up of the following components:
- Introduction to Entrepreneurship
- Business Law for Entrepreneurs
- Leadership and Management for Entrepreneurs
- Accounting and Finance for Entrepreneurs
- Strategic Marketing for Entrepreneurs
Download the complete syllabus with learning outcomes here.
This course has been evaluated by The American Council on Education's College Credit
Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) with a recommendation of 2 credits, lower division,
A student's grade in the course will be based on their performance on a final, cumulative
exam. The final exam is composed of 40 multiple-choice questions. Students will have
1.5 hours to complete the exam. The exam is proctored. For more information, please
see the syllabus.
If students do not earn a passing score of 70% on their first attempt, they will have
the opportunity to take the exam 2 additional times (3 total attempts). Students must
wait 24 hours between exam retakes. A passing score of 70% of above is required to
request college credit for this certificate.