Entrepreneurship Option
Course Title Course Number Semester Taken Credits Prerequisites
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
College Writing I ENG111 3 ENG095 or placement and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
College Writing II ENG112 3 ENG111
Organizational Behavior/Design MAN112 satisfies Area 2 requirement 3 ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG095 and ENG090 or placement
Macroeconomics or Microeconomics ECO201 or ECO202 satisfies Area 3 requirement 3 MAT097 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Contemporary Math II or Statistics I or Calculus for Management Science MAT173 or MAT181 or MAT231 satisfies Area 4 requirement 3 or 4 MAT097 or placement; MAT097 or placement; MAT194 or placement
Science and Technology From Area 5 4
Humanities From Area 6 3
CONCENTRATION COURSES
Globalization BUS111 satisfies Learning Communities requirement. see note.* 3 ENG090 and RGD095 or ESL098 and ESL099 or placement.
Applications/Concepts CIT110 3 ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Computer Elective see note** 3
Principles of Management MAN111 3 ESL098 and ESL099 or ENG090 and RDG095 or placement
Principles of Marketing MAN105 3 ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG095 and ENG090 or placement
Principles of Accounting I ACC101 3 ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Principles of Accounting II or Accounting Information Systems ACC102 or ACC105 3 ACC101
Business Law I BUS201 3 ENG095 or placement and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Introduction to Entrepreneurship MAN107 3 ENG095 or placement and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement
Entrepreneurship and Innovation MAN204 Spring 3 MAN107 or Instructor permission
Small Business Management MAN207 3 ACC102 or ACC105; MAN111; MAN105 or Instructor permission
eCommerce Marketing or Merchandising MAN217 or BUS224 3 MAN105, MAT097 or placement; ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG095 and ENG090 or placement
Project Management or Operations Management or Principles of Retailing MAN215 or MAN212 or BUS103 3 MAT097; CIT110; MAN111 MAN111; MAT173 or MAT181 or MAT183; MAT097 and CIT110; pre/co-req MAN105
Business Internship or Management Seminar MAN299 or MAN201 3 Chair approval MAN105 and MAN111; should be taken in final semester
Total Credits 64-65

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*Note: Students who have already taken an LCS course should consult Department Chair or Division Dean.
**Note: Recommended electives: CIT128, 133, 162, 233, 234.

This program prepares students for employment and for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. The college has transfer articulation agreements with many of the four-year colleges and universities in the area. The College encourages students to meet with their advisors for additional information. This program makes a concentrated effort to demonstrate how the subject matter relates to the cultures of our diversified student population. The program places emphasis on student participation and creates an interactive forum in which to learn. The Business Administration Department offers eight academic programs, placing graduates in a competitive position when seeking employment or transferring to four-year academic institutions. Students qualify for entry-level positions within their areas of concentration.

The Business Administration Department at Bunker Hill Community College is a collegial, student-centered learning community dedicated to providing an innovative, creative, and relevant education in business disciplines to a diverse student population. We strive to maximize student success by placing graduates in a competitive position when seeking employment in a business environment or upon transfer to a four-year academic institution, ultimately empowering them to compete responsibly and successfully in a global business environment.

Option Overview

This option allows individuals to learn entrepreneurial skills and build on their own capabilities while earning a college degree.Students will be able to transfer credit for courses to four-year colleges with entrepreneurial programs. Students learn business skills that could be combined with their specialized skills to create opportunities for self-employment or for career advancement and career mobility.

Career Outlook

This option prepares graduates to start and manage a small business, and to move into management and supervisory positions.

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Analyze viability of opportunities from various points of view.
  • Understand the leadership skills and personal characteristics needed for success in starting and managing a small business.
  • Develop and implement a business plan.
  • Prepare a set of financial statements for a service, merchandising or manufacturing business that is structured as a sole proprietorship, partnership or a corporation.
  • Analyze a set of financial statements to determine strengths or weaknesses of the business.
  • Understand the basic principles of business law, contracts and agency, intellectual property and product liability.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer applications as required to operate and manage a small business.
  • Examine management theory and practice, and explain basic business methodology and management issues.
  • Be able to identify and analyze the marketing strategies of an organization that can be used to advance its mission.
  • Understand the techniques useful in achieving the full potential from limited resources and improving productivity
  • and effectiveness.