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Program Overview

The Entrepreneurship curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth as self-employed business owners.

Course work includes developing a student’s ability to make informed decisions as future business owners. Courses include entrepreneurial concepts learned in innovation and creativity, business funding, and marketing.

Career and College Promise:

This program is offered through our Career and College Promise Dual Enrollment program. View program outlines specific to your high school for full details.

Employment Opportunities:

Graduates are prepared to be self-employed and open their own businesses.

Program Contacts:

Dr. Dawn Hawks

Lead Instructor - Accounting, Business Administration, and MIS

Certificate Curriculum

Fall Semester

BUS-137 Principles of Management 3
BUS-139 Entrepreneurship I 3
ETR-230 Entrepreneurship Marketing 3

Spring Semester

ACC-120 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
BUS-245 Entrepreneurship II 3

Total credits needed to graduate: 16 Hours

This program is offered through our Career and College Promise Dual Enrollment program. View program outlines specific to your high school for full details.

Learning Outcomes

Entrepreneurship students will:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of small businesses and recognize the vital role small businesses play in our economy
  • Develop a business plan including a concept statement, feasibility study, and business model
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how small business owners properly prepare for and manage growth

Program Costs

Degree In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $5,070.00 $17,358.00
Books and Supplies $2,500.00 $2,500.00
Total Cost $7,570.00 $19,858.00

Certificate In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $1,303.00 $4,377.00
Books and Supplies $600.00 $600.00
Total Cost $1,903.00 $4,977.00

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Program Facts

Students attending Surry Community College for two years instead of going straight to a four-year college or university typically save

$25,000

On average students who transfer from a community college outperform students who go straight to a four-year school.

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