2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Nov 12, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Entrepreneurship Certificate

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College of Business Administration
Department of Management, Business Administration I, Room: 309
Open to Business and Non-Business Students


Dr. Cameron Ford, cford@ucf.edu, 407-823-5569

Entrepreneurial thinking skills that help individuals recognize opportunities, create solutions, and implement plans are essential to professional success and long-term career security. This certificate introduces students to models, methods, and skills associated with developing successful startups and new social, corporate, and government ventures. The certificate is open to students from all majors who want to learn how to turn their ideas into viable projects, startups, and new ventures.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • A grade of “C” (2.0) or better must be earned in each course usedto satisfy the certificate.

Prerequisite Courses

  • None

Required Courses (9 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (3 Credit Hours)

Select one: (3 Credit Hours)

1 ​Internships must be in collaboration with a local startup, small business, or entrepreneurship support organization. Internship packets are available in the Management Department (BA1-309).

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 12

Other Requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses used to satisfy the certificate.
  • Grades below “C” (2.0) or “S” grades from other institutions are not accepted.
  • Courses taken at Florida College System institutions do not substitute for upper division courses.
  • Courses transferred must be formally evaluated for equivalency credit. The student must provide a course syllabus and any other supporting information with his/her petition for this evaluation.
  • At least nine hours used in the certificate must be earned at UCF.
  • No Credit by Exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.

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