Bachelor's degree and above, Other
Method of Delivery
Online, e-learning, or distance learning
Instructional Program (CIP)
This is a course offered by the USM Leadership & Organizational Studies academic department.
This course focuses on why people become entrepreneurs, the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs, the changing demographics of entrepreneurs, and the importance of entrepreneurship to the economy and society. In this class, students will examine the entrepreneurial process from the decision to become an entrepreneur through idea generating, writing a business plan, competitor analysis, getting financing, marketing, team building, considering ethical and legal issues, and developing strategies for growth. Cr 3.
Program Length (Weeks)
Combination of Education and Course(s)
WIOA Approved Program
88 BEDFORD STREET, PORTLAND, Maine
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
The university offers a variety of aid support including federal loans, grants, scholarship, and work study. For additional information: https://usm.maine.edu/student-financial-services/types-aid
For a full semester (15 week course), if dropped on or before 1/31/22 the student will receive a full refund.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost