Course code:



MA - Intermediate/Advanced

Class size limit:


Meets the following requirements:

  • HS - Human Studies

This course will cover the process of new venture creation for students interested in creating businesses or non-profits with substantial social and environmental benefit.

It is designed for student teams who have an idea and want to go through the formal process of examining and launching the enterprise. Topics covered in this course will include: opportunity recognition, market research, creating a business plan, producing financial projections and venture financing.

As part of the course, all students will submit their ideas to the Social Innovation Competition. In addition, students will make a formal business plan presentation.




Always visit the Registrar's Office for the official course catalog and schedules.