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Courses Across the Curriculum

(updated August 2012)

Pre-startup Skills:

Understanding entrepreneurship

  • AEM 1210 Entrepreneurship Speaker Series
  • AEM 1220 Entrepreneurship in the Life Sciences
  • AEM 1230 Foundations of Entrepreneurship and Business
  • ENGRI 1270 Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Engineering
  • HADM 4144 Introduction to Hospitality Entrepreneurship
  • HADM 4154 Developing the Hospitality Entrepreneurship Business Plan
  • ILRHR 6611 Seminar on Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Organizations
  • NBA 6860 Startup Learning Series
  • ILRHR 4660 Entreprenurship and Small Business

 

Business Startup:

Business planning

Venture management and private equity

  • HADM 4145 Developing a Hospitality Entrepreneurship Business Plan
  • HADM 4211 Entrepreneurial Finance
  • NBA 3000 Entrepreneurship and Private Equities
  • NBA 5320 Due Diligence in Private Equity Investments
  • NBA 5570 Case Studies in Venture Investments and Management
  • NBA 5590 Venture Capital Industry and Private Equity Markets
  • NBA 5630 The IPO Process and M&A Process
  • NBA 5640 Entrepreneurship and Private Equities
  • NBA 6780 Advanced Private Equity - Negotiations and Structuring

 

Business Management/Execution:

Evolve strategy based on market realities, international dimensions

Financial management

General management, communication, negotiation

  • AEM 1200 Introduction to Business Management
  • ENGRC 3350 Communications for Engineering Managers
  • HADM 4110/6611 Negotiations in the Hospitality Industry
  • HADM 4120 Understanding and Managing Hospitality Sales

Make informed decisions

  • AEM 4170 Decision Models for Small and Large Businesses
  • NBA 6110 Creative Design for Affordability
  • AEM 4940 Undergraduate Special Topics in AEM
  • NBA 6710 Business Ethics

Manage Innovation

Motivate and engage a team - lead people

  • AEM 4360 Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • CEE 6900 Creativity, Innovation, and Leadership
  • HADM 4850 Employment Discrimination and Union Management Relations
  • ILROB 4270 Professions: Organization and Control
  • ILROB 6260 Managing Diversity: Policies and Practices
  • ILRHR 4620 Staffing Organizations (undergrad)
  • ILRHR 4641 Business Strategy, Organizational Design and Human Resource Strategy
  • ILRHR 6680 Staffing Organizations
  • NCC 5540 Management and Leading in Organizations

 Successfully market, promote and sell into the market

 

Tools for Business Analytics:

Basic Research Skills

 Computer Skills

Management Theory and Methods

  • CEE 5930 Engineering Management Methods
  • ENGRI 1101 Engineering Applications of Operations Research
  • ORIE 4580 Simulation Modeling and Analysis
  • PAM 5470 Microeconomics for Management and Policy

Market Research

  • AEM 4100 Business Statistics
  • NBA 5180 Data Mining for Marketing, Sales, and Customer Relationship Management
  • ORIE 4630 Operations Research Tools for Financial Engineering
  • PAM 2150 Research Design, Practice and Policy

Project Management

  • SYSEN 1100 Getting Design Right:  A Systems Approach

 

 Be the Sole Proprietor of Your Own Career:

  • AEM 3340 Women, Leadership and Entrepreneurship
  • BEE 5330 Engineering Professionalism

 

Specialized Areas:

Design/Art-based ventures

Energy Management and Sustainable Businesses

  • BEE 4010 Renewable Energy Systems
  • BEE 4870 Sustainable Energy Systems
  • BEE 6870 The Science and Engr. Challenges to Development of Sustainable Bio-Based Industries
  • CEE 4550 AguaClara: Sustainable Water Supply Project
  • CEE 6650 Transportation, Energy and Environment Systems for Sustainable Development
  • ENGRD 2510 Engineering for a Sustainable Society
  • ENGRI 1130 Sustainable Design for Appledore Island
  • NBA 5190 Sustainability as a Driver for Innovation in Entrepreneurial Organizations

Entrepreneurship - international context

  • AEM 3350 International Technology Marketing of Biotechnology
  • AEM 4420 Emerging Markets
  • NBA 5900 Strategies for Success in Emerging Markets
  • NBA 5930 International Entrepreneurship
  • NBA 6250 International Marketing

Game Design

  • CIS 3000 Introduction to Computer Game Design
  • CIS 4002 Advanced Projects in Game Design

Gender and leadership issues

  • AEM 3340 Women, Leadership & Entrepreneurship

Healthcare

  • HADM 5030/ PAM 5500 Operations and Planning of Senior Living and Related Facilities
  • PAM 4570 Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Health Care Industry
  • PAM 5740 Short Course in Fundamentals of Health Facility Planning for Managers
  • PAM 5990 Challenges and Trends in Health Services Industry

Hospitality/restaurant-based businesses

Legal issues and fund raising for start-ups

Real estate

Science-based, technology-based businesses

  • AEM 3220 Digital Business Strategy
  • AEM 3350 International Technology Marketing of Biotechnology
  • AEM 4370 Innovation and Strategy
  • CHEM 4040 Entrepreneurship in Chemical Enterprise
  • CRP 4170/5170 Economic Development: Firms, Industries and Regions
  • ENGRG 2980 Inventing an Information Society
  • ENGRG 4610/MAE 4610/ORIE 4152 Entrepreneurship for Engineers
  • HADM 4890 The Law of the Internet and eCommerce
  • INFO 1300/CS 1300 Introductory Design and Programming for the Web
  • MSE 4810 Technology Management
  • NBA 5070 Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers
  • NBA 6080 Innovation in Pharma/Biotech:  The Challenge of Change
  • NBA 6100 Technology Management; Bio Info and Nano
  • NBA 6180 Global Innovation and Technology Commercialization
  • NBA 6520 Commercializing University Science and High Technology
  • NBA 6650 The Strategic Management of Innovation and Technology
  • ORIE 9100/9101 Enterprise Engineering Colloquium
  • PLBR 4050 Patents, Plants, and Profits: Intellectual Property Mgmt. for Scientists and Entrepreneurs

Small business consulting

Socially responsible and non-profit entrepreneurship

  • AEM 3380 Social entrepreneurs, innovators and problem solvers
  • AEM/NS 4450 Food Policy for Developing Nations
  • AEM/NS 6420 Globalization, Food Safety and Nutrition
  • AEM 4940 Undergratuate Special Topics in AEM 
  • DEA 1110 Making a Difference: By Design
  • NBA 6190 Leaders in Sustainable Enterprise

Veterinary Practice and Animal Production

 

Economic Development:

  • CRP 8000 Advanced Seminar in Urban and Regional Theory I