ENTR 380: Start Up Development

Three hours; 3 credits. This course provides an action-learning environment where prospective innovators and entrepreneurs practice successfully bringing their ideas to market. Students will work in an interdisciplinary team to commercialize an idea of their own. Specifically, students will use state-of-the-art software to support their implementation of the disciplined entrepreneurship process as they identify opportunities, assess market potential, develop and validate business models (using a business model canvas), discover and validate customer needs, develop product/service prototypes, and develop and evaluate financial plans.

Prerequisites: ENTR 351, ENTR 352. This is a course with "Honors" designation. (FALL/SPRING)