Entrepreneurship is the process of identifying, analyzing, and evaluating new economic opportunities and, when appropriate, of assembling the resources needed to seize these opportunities. The student will identify the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs and examine the ways they execute and implement this process.

Oasis Title


Semester Course Offered

Offered fall semester every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


Permission of department

Course Objectives

This course is designed to help students develop the skills and knowledge needed to effectively and efficiently identiify, analyze, and evaluate new market opportunities, and assemble the resources required to successfully exploit the most attractive of these opportunities.

Topical Outline
  1. The Characteristics of Effective Entrepreneurs.
  2. The Five Steps of the Entrepreneurial Process.
  3. Identifying, Analyzing and Evaluating New Market Opportunities.
  4. Assembling the Resources Needed to Start the Venture.
  5. Leading and Growing the Successful Startup.
Syllabi ENTR 7515
Credit Hours 1.0 to 3.0