The master of science degree in entrepreneurship and innovative ventures focuses on the entrepreneurial and innovation process, by which inventions or creative new ideas are brought to market. Graduates achieve a unique combination of technical and business expertise that is especially relevant to start-up ventures.
PLAN OF STUDY
The program requires students to complete 30 credit hours consisting of:
- Six required core courses designed to increase a student’s knowledge of accounting, organizational behavior and leadership, technology management, entrepreneurship, marketing, and product commercialization.
- Two innovation courses that increase student's knowledge of managing the innovation process.
- Two elective courses that provide students with an additional background in areas of interest.
Admission Deadlines & Requirements
Priority deadline - COMPLETE applications that are received by this date are given priority consideration for admission and financial aid (if applicable). Applications received after the priority deadline will be considered on a space-available basis.
Rolling - There is no specific deadline for applications; applications will be accepted and reviewed throughout the year until the program reaches capacity.
To be considered for admission to the MS program in entrepreneurship and innovative ventures, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
- Hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution,
- Submit official transcripts (in English) of all previously completed undergraduate and graduate coursework,
- Submit a current resume,
- Submit an essay,*
- Complete a graduate application, and
- Submit the results of the Graduate Management Admission Test† (GMAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE). (GRE scores more than five years old will not be accepted.)
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Last updated April 25, 2018