Undergraduate Minor in Entrepreneurship

Are you creative, self –motivated and high-achieving? Are you interested in learning how to become your own boss? Now you can add a Minor in Entrepreneurship to your current bachelor’s degree--whatever your current area of interest. In this new program, you will:

  • Gain the practical start-up skills needed to launch and manage a small business
  • Develop actionable solutions to today’s societal issues
  • Create your own personal and professional network in Greater Madison and Wisconsin

You’ll have the opportunity to join developing entrepreneurs from a variety of academic areas, including:

  • Art
  • Business
  • Communication Arts
  • English
  • Science
  • Sustainability
  • Theatre

Program Highlights

The Minor in Entrepreneurship is designed to provide you the opportunity to gain practical start-up skills needed to launch or manage a small business. It will require 21 credits selected from a list of courses, including Business, Art, Digital Marketing, Theatre, Promotion and Communication and more.

This Minor is designed as a resource for students seeking to prepare for a future within the realm of civic engagement and professional activity.

Career Outcomes

In today’s economy, professionals in all fields need to be entrepreneurial and innovative. If you are a creative, high energy person who aspires to business ownership, you may boost your chances for success by obtaining the right skills. The new Minor in Entrepreneurship is designed to give you the practical skills, innovative mindset and real-world experiences necessary to be competitive in your field of choice.

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    Winning (the Perfect Pitch Competition) created a platform where people could recognize that I have a passion for this, and that they should me achieve my goals.
    Natasha Sichula, winner of the 2019 Edgewood College Perfect Pitch Entrepreneurial competition, CEO of HERZ,Her Empowerment Race Zone

Faculty Spotlight

  • Bob Tarrell

    Professor, Art Department Chairperson

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