ENES140 Discovering New Ventures (3 credits)
This multi-disciplinary course helps students to learn the basic business, strategy, and leadership skills needed to launch new ventures.
HEIP143 Foundations of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (1 credit)
Foundational ideas and terms in entrepreneurship and innovation are introduced.
HEIP241 EIP Capstone: Creating Enterprise with Social Impact (2 credits)
Addresses the global necessity to develop and implement solutions to critical social and environmental concerns in ways that are both technologically viable and economically sustainable.
ENES 460, Fundamentals of Technology Startup Ventures (3 credits)
Using the business model canvas framework, the course helps students learn the processes and skills needed to launch and manage new ventures.
ENES462 Marketing High-Technology Products & Innovations (3 credits)
Examines how entrepreneurs can market high-technology products successfully in turbulent environments and make rapid decisions, even with incomplete information.
ENES466 Leading and Financing the Technology Venture
Focuses on the challenges of leading and financing new technology ventures. Leadership topics include team selection and formation, aligning rewards with relative contributions of team members, and how early decisions can enable or prevent founders from achieving results that align with their individual motivations for becoming an entrepreneur. Essential tools and methods for building a strong financial foundation for a new technology venture are examined. Includes important accounting principles as well as methods for keeping financial control of the technology venture. Insights are shared on navigating the multitude of financial barriers that may block your entrepreneurial success, as well as how to grow the technology venture from concept through launch.