The purpose of the Business Management department is to help students learn how to make decisions that lead to effective action. Students will also develop the power to innovate with scarce resources by studying the skills of the Entrepreneurial Manager. This will create an environment where students can acquire the knowledge, skills, and experience to make immediate contributions in the workplace, grow into leadership positions, or to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities.
Students graduating from this major will be prepared for entry-level management positions in entrepreneurial management and operations. They will also receive sufﬁcient knowledge to be able to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities in the industry of their choice after gaining relevant experience. Graduating students will emerge with an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit, recognize opportunity, marshal resources, manage uncertainty, scale the venture, and harvest the venture.
Students with this degree are suited for careers in the following areas.
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Students must complete the 40 credits of required Foundations courses and 55 credits of major courses (listed below) plus 25 elective credits for a total of 120 credits. Minors or concentrations in the Business Department are also available. Review the course list below or check the University Catalog for specific degree requirements. Check course availability and offerings or contact us today at (208) 496-1800.
Business Management, Entrepreneurial Management
|Course Code||Course Name||Credits||Availability|
|Take all core courses:|
|ACCTG 201||Financial Accounting||3||*Currently Available|
|ACCTG 202||Managerial Accounting||3||*Currently Available|
|B 100||Business Management Orientation||1||*Currently Available|
|B 211||Business Fundamentals I||4||*Currently Available|
|B 212||Business Fundamentals II||4||*Currently Available|
|B 301||Financial Management||3||*Currently Available|
|B 321||Organizational Behavior||3||*Currently Available|
|B 341||Marketing Management||3||*Currently Available|
|B 361||Operations Management||3||*Currently Available|
|B 380||International Business||3||*Currently Available|
|B 398||Advanced Academic Internship||3||*Currently Available|
|B 499A||Principles of Business Strategy||3||*Currently Available|
|B 499B||Business Research and Publishing||1||*Fall 2013|
|ECON 150||Economic Principles-Micro||3||*Currently Available|
|ECON 151||Economic Principles - Macro||3||*Currently Available|
|Take 1 course:|
|B 220||Business Communications||3||*Currently Available|
|B 275||Business Law & the Legal Environment||3||*Currently Available|
|B 298R||Beginning Internship||1-5||*Currently Available|
|Take these courses:|
|B 283||Introduction to Entrepreneurship||3||*Currently Available|
|B 383||New Venture Creation||3||*Currently Available|
|B 483||Entrepreneurial Management||3||*Currently Available|
|Take 3 credits:|
|Acctg 205||Accounting Software||2||*Currently Available|
|B 183||Entrepreneur Journey & Life of Meaning||3||*Currently Available|
|B 250||Web Business 1||3||*Currently Available|
|B 452||Sales and Negotiations||2||*Currently Available|
|B 475||Financing New Ventures||3||*Currently Available|
|*Note when courses are anticipated to be available. Dates are subject to change. Talk with your academic advisor when planning your schedule. Not all courses become available when the degree is opened for higher courses. Check individual course availability to see when each course is expected to be open.|
Our online degree program allows students the flexibility to finish their degree while balancing a busy life. Students can accelerate to graduation by taking courses year round or take a semester off when needed. Students must complete the program within eight years.
Online Courses at BYU-Idaho follow a similar format and have the same learning objectives as campus-based courses. Students should expect to interact with each other and participate in the learning model. Learn more about BYU-Idaho courses online.
Students who meet the admission requirements can apply to be directly admitted into an online degree program. These students will start by taking the online orientation course, GS 111. This is a one-credit course offered every block that prepares students to succeed online and charts a course to graduation. Pathway students who complete Academic Start do not need to take GS 111.