Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management, Management, BS

Business Day at Eberly NETWORKING ON BUSINESS DAY: You'll have an ideal opportunity to network at our annual Business Day, when CEOs, CIOs, and other corporate executives from local and national companies come to campus to discuss business opportunities.

Seize Business Opportunities

As a management major pursuing the Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management track at IUP, you'll learn the techniques for successfully starting and/or running a business.

Among the classes you'll take are Accounting Principles I and II, Legal Environment of Business, Fundamentals of Finance, Principles of Marketing, Production and Operations Management, Business Statistics, Introduction to Entrepreneurship, and Small Business Planning.

Multi-Tasking Can be Key to Managing Small Businesses

In the Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management track, you'll gain an outstanding educational foundation on which to build a small business. This track is also an ideal preparation for working in a small business, where the manager often must perform several roles and manage aspects of operations, human resources, finances and cashflows, etc.

Get the Knowledge You Need to Start a Business

The Bachelor of Science in Management degree achieved with the Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management track prepares you for starting or working in a small business.

Entrepreneurship and Small Business ManagementGraduates will be Professionally Competent in the Following Areas:

Business Plans

After successfully completing the degree in Management with concentration in Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the student will be able to identify various component of a business plan.

Presentation Skills

After successfully completing the degree in Management with concentration in Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the student will be able to do an elevator pitch; that is, learn the techniques to do a brief presentation of one's business idea to intrigue potential investors.

Business Funding

After successfully completing the degree in Management with concentration in Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the student will be able to describe different sources of fundingventure capitalist, angel loans, etc.