Practical Entrepreneurship (Certificate)

This program is being taught out and is no longer open to new students.

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During the Practical Entrepreneurship Certificate Program students will select an actual business idea and complete a feasibility study/startup business plan. The program is not the study of business but rather the application of business principles to the students’ business idea. Students should be prepared to accept some form of expense when developing their business entity and complying with registration and licensing requirements. By the end of the program, students will have completed the necessary work to open their own business.

Expect More from UA Grantham

More transferability: Students can transfer in up to 3 credits for this program, which would reduce your time needed to complete this course.

More affordability: UA Grantham has one of the lowest tuition rates in the U.S.1.

More start dates: Most courses in this program start monthly. It's easy to get started whenever you're ready.

More credibility: UA Grantham is accredited by the Distance Education Accreditation Commission (DEAC), which is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency and recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the use of tools needed for an innovative organization to succeed in the real world
  • Perform strategic planning
  • List the marketing management functions, including constructing a marketing plan that builds customer relationships
  • Define a business market and identify the major factors that influence business and consumer buying behaviors
  • Define the new product development process and the product life cycle
  • Construct a financial, operational and business plan for the first three years of a startup organization

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