Colorado Technical University

MBA in Entrepreneurship

The Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship program is designed to help aspiring business leaders develop the administrative and managerial skills that could be needed to begin their own ventures or pursue executive positions within their existing companies. Read on to find out more about this master's degree program offered by Colorado Technical University.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship

School Offering Program:

Colorado Technical University

Degree Level:


Program Prerequisites:

Before applying to the Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship program, prospective students might have current or recent experience in a corporate setting. They should also have an academic background in accounting, finance, statistics, and economics. Applicants to Colorado Technical University's graduate programs should have already earned a bachelor's degree.

Program Description:

Students of the Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship program at CTU could have the opportunity to learn management strategies and techniques they could apply to various areas of business. In concentration courses, students could learn how to market their businesses or products using Internet tools such as social media networking and websites, establish funding and financial support for entrepreneurial ventures, develop products and services, and create a business plan. A capstone course allows them to write their own business plan, which will be evaluated by an actual entrepreneur or investor. The core curriculum is designed to address decision-making processes, managerial accounting systems, demand and supply concepts, financial planning and forecasting, management roles, professional ethics, and marketing plan development.

Learning Format:

Offered online and at selected campuses

Program Length:

48 credits

Financial Aid:

Financial aid is available for those who qualify, and Colorado Technical University's staff help students identify aid options. Aid opportunities include federal grants; military aid; and federal, state, and private lending programs. Financial aid options differ based on the program's learning format.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship:

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

Core Courses

  • ACCT 614: Applied Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
  • ECON 616: Applied Managerial Economics (4 credits)
  • MGMT 690: Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments (4 credits)
  • FINC 615: Applied Managerial Finance (4 credits)
  • INTD 670: Leadership and Ethical Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • MGMT 600: Applied Managerial Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • HRMT 620: Strategic Human Capital Management (4 credits)
  • MKTG 630: Applied Managerial Marketing (4 credits)

Entrepreneurship Concentration Courses

  • ENTR 605: Integrated Marketing for Entrepreneurs (4 credits)
  • ENTR 610: Entrepreneurial Strategy, Planning, and Leadership (4 credits)
  • ENTR 615: Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship: Skills for Success (4 credits)
  • ENTR 630: Entrepreneurial Business Planning Capstone (4 credits)

Post Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Once they have earned CTU's Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship, graduates could be prepared to operate their own businesses. They could also seek senior management or directorial positions in their current or a new company. They might explore these opportunities in areas of operations, marketing, finance, human resources, or business development. In addition, they might work as franchise owners or management consultants.

Positions graduates could pursue include:

  • Small business owner
  • Chief executive officer
  • Chief operating officer
  • Director of business development

CTU does not guarantee employment or salary. University grants or scholarships are based on established criteria as published in the University's catalog and are awarded after verification that the conditions of eligibility have been met.