Associate of Science Degree in Entrepreneurship prepares individuals to start and successfully operate their own businesses. The program focuses on the assessment of the market need, and the necessary skills for successful entry, operation and exit. It prepares individuals to develop an original business plan, a marketing plan and to evaluate their competitiveness in the market and includes the initial analysis of a business idea to determine feasibility and start-up requirements. The program prepares individuals to perform the duties of planning, overseeing and directing business operations and employees as well as collecting, and analyzing data/information to identify potential product or service demand. Potential occupations include small business or franchise owner, economic developer, small business development specialist, or independent artist, trades worker, consultant, professional and contract outsource labor.
ENP 50 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 35-40 Students
ENP 51 Entrepreneurship Basics 35-40 Students
ENP 52 Starting a Business with Limited Resources 35-40 Students
ENP 53 Money, Finance, and Accounting for Entrepreneurs 35-40 Students
ENP 54 Business Model Canvas and Presentations for Entrepreneurs 35-40 Students
ENP 55 Entrepreneurial Simulation- Capstone 35-40 Students
ENP 70 Building an Entrepreneurial Team 35-40 Students
ENP 71 Solopreneurship 35-40 Students
The goal of this program is to increase diversity in the field of Entrepreneurship while providing students a transfer pathway to a university, such as California State San Bernardino, in which students can further pursue their education and training in the field of Entrepreneurship.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:
• Student will be able to develop a comprehensive business plan outlining the viability and sustainability of their idea using appropriate resources and techniques.
• Student will be able to create a value proposition and test market assumptions for a business idea and offer a feasible solution.
• Student will be able to apply standard accounting practices in a business and able to recognize and evaluate finance opportunities
• Student will be able to apply standard accounting practices in a business and able to recognize and evaluate finance opportunities.
• Student will be able to create a Business Model Canvas showcasing its main components and be able to produce and deliver a compelling presentation.
• Student will be able to demonstrate the principles of the Gig Economy and recognize the different types of entrepreneurial categories.
The Associate of Science Degree in Entrepreneurship will be awarded upon completion of the degree requirements, including general education and other graduation requirements as described in the college catalog. This Program Pathway will allow a full-time student to complete this program in 18 months
|ENP 50||Introduction to Entrepreneurship||3||Semester 1, Fall & Spring|
|ENP 51||Entrepreneurship Basics||3||Semester 1, Fall & Spring|
|ENP 52||Starting a Business with Limited Resources||3||Semester 1, Fall & Spring or Summer|
|ENP 53||Money, Finance, and Accounting for Entrepreneurs||3||Semester 1, Fall & Spring or Summer|
|ENP 54||Business Model Canvas and Presentations for Entrepreneurs||3||Semester 2, Spring|
|ENP 55||Entrepreneurial Simulation- Capstone||3||Semester 2, Spring|
Elective Courses: 6 units
|ENP 70||Building an Entrepreneurial Team||3||Semester 3, Fall|
|ENP 71||Solopreneurship||3||Semester 3, Fall|
Total Program Units: 24.units
Diann Thursby · 08/01/22
Received regional recommendation at 08-01-2022 IEDRC Deans Meeting