Entrepreneurship - Curriculum

The Entrepreneurship curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth as self-employed business owners.

Course work includes developing a student’s ability to make informed decisions as future business owners. Courses include entrepreneurial concepts learned in innovation and creativity, business funding, and marketing. Additional course work includes computers and economics.

Through these skills, students will have a sound education base in entrepreneurship for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared to be self-employed and open their own businesses.

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Entrepreneurship - Program Outcomes

Entrepreneurship Program Outcomes

  1. Students will be able to apply innovation and creativity principles in the work place.
  2. Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of how to correctly target market for a start-up business with limited resources.
  3. Students will demonstrate an understanding of how to effectively finance a business venture.
  4. Students will have an understanding of the entrepreneurial process and issues faced by entrepreneurs.
  5. Students will be able to design and implement a business plan based on sound entrepreneurship principles.
  6. Students will be able to apply a variety of analytical and decision-making requirements to start a new business.

Entrepreneurship - Contact


Dr. Johnica Ellis-Kiser

Program Chair - Business Administration


Office 122, Center for Innovation, Tarboro campus
(252) 618-6656