Entrepreneurship

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Do you have a passion for innovation?  Are you a leader?  Do you have big goals and dreams for the future?  BYU-Idaho's online Certificate in Entrepreneurship is designed to help you learn your dreams and your passion into reality.  Learn how to make decisions that lead to effective action, develop entrepreneurial skills, contribute to a team, become a better leader and pursue your dreams.

This program provides students with an understanding of basic entrepreneurial skills and principles. 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENTS WITH THIS CERTIFICATE CAN BE SUITED FOR CAREERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Small Businesses
  • Corporations
  • Start-up Businesses 
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING:
B 183 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
B 120 Sales and Customer Relations 3
B 283 Small Business Creation 3

COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING:
ACCTG 180 Survey of Accounting 3
OR
AGBUS 180A Economics and Budgeting Principles 2
AND
AGBUS 180B Cash Accounting Concepts and Applications 2

TAKE ONE COURSE:
B 250 Web Business Creation 3
B 383 Launching New Ventures 3

The time it takes to complete a BYU-Idaho online program depends on how many credits (or course hours) a student takes each semester. Most courses are worth two or three credits each. A certificate is comprised of 15-19 credits. An associate degree is comprised of 60 credits. And a bachelor's degree is 120 credits.

BYU-Idaho online courses are designed around the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, with learning activities adapted to the online environment. The class progresses together through the semester and there is frequent interaction between students and with the instructor. Courses taught online and on-campus are based on the same learning objectives.

Students who meet admission requirements can apply to begin the next available semester. Visit our Online Admissions page for information about qualifications, application deadlines, and how to apply.