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BA in Entrepreneurship

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship online degree program is designed to help enrolled students build successful businesses by learning about solid business principles, finance, management, and business plan development. Read more about the Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Bachelor's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship program typically have an interest in starting, running, and/or financing business ventures. Applicants to Ashford University's programs should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship program is designed for students who would like to learn about financial management, venture capital, marketing, risk assessment, and business strategies. Coursework covers economics, accounting, finance, risk management, and business plan development. Students are also given an overview of the differences between business management and entrepreneurship. The program is offered through the Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢ and is designed to give enrolled students the necessary skills and vision to enter the business world as fledgling or future entrepreneurs.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

120 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

General Education Requirements

Students must complete 52 credits in general education courses.

Introductory Course Requirements

  • EXP 105: Personal Dimensions of Education (3 credits)
  • PSY 202: Adult Development & Life Assessment (3 credits)

Major Course Requirements

  • MGT 330: Management for Organizations (3 credits)
  • PHI 445: Personal & Organizational Ethics (3 credits)
  • BUS 303: Human Resource Management (3 credits)
  • BUS 311: Business Law I (3 credits)
  • BUS 330: Principles of Marketing (3 credits)
  • ECO 204: Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ACC 205: Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • ACC 206: Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
  • BUS 362: Introduction to Entrepreneurship (3 credits)
  • BUS 365: Creativity & Innovation (3 credits)
  • BUS 368: Venture Capital & Banking (3 credits)
  • BUS 401 Principles of Finance (3 credits)
  • BUS 435: Small Business Ventures (3 credits)
  • BUS 433: New Business Strategy (3 credits)
  • BUS 437: Business Plan Development (3 credits)

Electives

Students must complete 26 credits in elective courses.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Graduates of the Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship program who are interested in working in domestic or international business, finance, real estate, or venture capital could pursue a master's degree in business administration, economics, or accounting. While there is no minimum educational requirement to become a successful entrepreneur, earning an advanced degree could provide students with the qualifications and education needed for a strong entrance into the world of entrepreneurial enterprise.

Master's degrees that graduates could pursue include:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Arts/Science in Finance
  • Master of Arts/Science in Accounting
  • Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance
  • Master of Arts in Management

Career Paths:

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship program is designed to prepare enrolled students for entry into the business world - either as fledgling entrepreneurs or in supporting roles in the fields of banking, financial management, commercial development, or consulting. Entrepreneurship is a broad field that presents numerous career options.

Possible employment opportunities that graduates could pursue include but are not limited to:

  • Manager in a small entrepreneurial firm
  • Business advisor/consultant
  • Business/management analyst

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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