Dec 05, 2023  
Catawba Valley Community College 2022-2023 General Catalog 
Catawba Valley Community College 2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Entrepreneurship, A.A.S. (A25490)

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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. Additional course work includes computers and economics.

Through these skills, students will have a sound education base in entrepreneurship for lifelong learning. Graduates are prepared to be self-employed and open their own businesses.

General Education Courses:


Humanities/Fine Arts:

Social/Behavioral Sciences:

Natural Sciences/Mathematics:

Entrepreneurship Electives:

Entrepreneurship/Work-Based Electives: Students are required to take a minimum of 9 SHC from the following courses. Qualified student may elect to take up to 6 SHC of Work-Based learning.

Total Credit Hours Required: 67

Developmental Course Requirements

Developmental coursework (both prerequisite and corequisite) will be required of students whose placement test measures indicate a need for greater proficiency in the areas of English and/or mathematics. Please refer to the Course Description section for prerequisite and corequisite course information.

Students who elect to take MAT 110 from above:

Students who elect to take MAT 143 from above:

Suggested Program Sequence:

Total Hours: Class 18 | Lab 0 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 18

Total Hours: Class 13 | Lab 6 | Clin/Wk Exp 0 | Credit 16

Fall – 2nd year:

Total Hours: Class 14/18 | Lab 0/2 | Clin/Wk Exp 0/10 | Credit 18

Total Hours: Class 12/15 | Lab 0/2 | Clin/Wk Exp 0/20 | Credit 15

Grand Total Hours: Class 57/64 | Lab 6/10 | Clin/Wk Exp 0/30 | Credit 67

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