School of Entrepreneurship

Drive the world forward.

The School of Entrepreneurship within the College of Business & Public Administration is one of the only AACSB International accredited business programs in the world. Our faculty have designed the B.B.A. with a major in Entrepreneurship to not only give you an intensive set of entrepreneurial skills, but also a strong business foundation in marketing, accounting, management and finance.

For some students, the School of Entrepreneurship is a place to develop and test the beginnings of the next big entrepreneurial idea. For others not ready to make the leap into their own business, it is a place to learn a unique set of skills that will make you a more marketable hire upon graduation. Whatever route you choose, UND’s Entrepreneurship bachelor’s degree is unique in that you pursue any career you can dream of.

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Entrepreneurship (B.B.A.)

Put a plan to your vision

The Entrepreneurship Major is designed to help prepare students for effective new venture creation and management. Students majoring in Entrepreneurship will pursue in-depth study of the needs of new and emerging ventures and existing businesses, using an entrepreneurial focus.

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In addition to our degree option, students can also obtain a Certificate in Entrepreneurship at UND. 

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Our practical and experiences faculty have developed a program designed to equip students with a mix of entrepreneurial skills, along with a strong business foundation provided by the College of Business & Public Administration core courses. Our program focuses on reasoning, creativity, testing, and critical thinking skills valued by the most successful entrepreneurs and companies in business today. These skills make it possible to not only start a business, but make significant contributions to existing companies.

Our courses are taught by entrepreneurial instructors with over 50 years of combined business experience in service, retail, international, manufacturing, and social enterprises. The Entrepreneurship program has nationally ranked and recognized for its courses, facilities, faculty, and ability to link our student’s education to real-world practices.

We  view entrepreneurial thinking as a learnable and manageable process, and seek to teach that process in small classes with one-on-one engagement between faculty and students.

The School of Entrepreneurship creates and connects to practice new knowledge related to nascent venture creation, development, and finance. Students are prepared to design and launch their own ventures regardless of mission (for profit, not-for-profit or social) or effectively serve existing organizations. Interdisciplinary curricular content focuses on experiential learning of core entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation principles. The School serves both the region and strategic non-regional locations.