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Entrepreneurship, B.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Students are provided the knowledge and skills required to identify issues facing entrepreneurial businesses, evaluate the viability of an opportunity, and prepare a start-up business plan emphasizing financing, marketing, and organization. Engaged in classes with like-minded students, they learn to create their own future while following their passions and projects. 

The Entrepreneurship program of University of Wisconsin - Whitewater has been ranked as a top Entrepreneurship Program in the nation by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship ® (USASBE). The combination of practical courses, national award-winning students, and successful alumni make this an ideal option for budding entrepreneurs. Students learn the social and economic value of creating good jobs and have the opportunity to develop the independent thinking skills to compete in a global business environment.

Job Outlook

Career prospects for entrepreneurship majors are limitless. Entrepreneurial pathways include launching new startups, driving innovation within existing companies, fostering social change, and taking over management of a family business. Recent examples of alumni accomplishments include:

  • Appearing on Shark Tank
  • Winning an international award for innovation in Paris
  • Starting an internal initiative within Apple
  • Helping lead a project in Africa to combat blindness
  • Becoming vice president of marketing for a startup
  • Running a family business

These demonstrated successes can lead to income levels significantly higher than other majors. It is common for graduating UW-Whitewater entrepreneurship majors to earn $70,000 or more per year immediately after graduation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • Entrepreneurial Financial Management
  • Professional Services Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship: New Ventures
  • Innovation and Technology Marketing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Submit an application and pay the non-refundable $50 application fee
  • A copy of your high school transcript
  • English Language Proficiency Scores
  • Submit the Certification of Finances Form
  • Submit a bank statement showing enough liquid funds to cover the total cost outlined here
  • Submit the biographical page in your passport electronically

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16416 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16416 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7694 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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