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Minor in Entrepreneurship

The Entrepreneurship minor, which began in fall 2016, is the perfect way to pursue your passion as your major while getting real-world entrepreneurship skills with our minor.

The ENTR minor is open to any student, and it is easy to get started. To declare the ENTR minor, please complete the “Change of Major/Minor Form” and submit it to the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship office (room 080 in Feliciano School of Business building) for the required signatures.

The required courses for the ENTR minor vary slightly, depending on whether you are majoring in business or not.

If you are NOT majoring in business, these are the required courses for the ENTR minor in the order we recommend you take them:

Course Prerequisite Credits
ENTR 201 – Entrepreneurial Mindset and Innovation ENWR 105 or HONP 100 3
ENTR 310 – Entrepreneurial Accounting & Finance (only offered in fall semesters) ENTR 201 3
ENTR 320 – Marketing for Entrepreneurs (only offered in spring semesters) ENTR 201 3
*ENTR 301 – Creating Your Startup Business Model ENTR 201 3
*ENTR 302 – Pitch and Launch Your Startup ENTR 201 3
Choose one elective from the list below:

  • ENTR 260 – Intro to 3D Printing and Design
  • ENTR 290 – Special Topics in Entrepreneurship
  • ENTR 350 – Entrepreneurial Co-op
  • Other course with prior approval of the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship
See course catalog for prerequisites. 3

Program Total: 18 Credits

NOTE: ENTR 310 and ENTR 320 are restricted to students in the Entrepreneurship minor. They cannot be taken as business major electives.

If you are majoring in business, these are the required courses for the ENTR minor in the order we recommend you take them:

Course Prerequisite Credits
ENTR 201 – Entrepreneurial Mindset and Innovation ENWR 105 or HONP 100 3
ACCT 204 (Accounting majors, see note below) BUGN 295 3
FINC 300 BUGN 295 3
MKTG 300 BUGN 295 3
*ENTR 301 – Creating Your Startup Business Model ENTR 201 3
*ENTR 302 – Pitch and Launch Your Startup ENTR 201 3
Choose one elective from the list below:

  • ENTR 290 – Special Topics in Entrepreneurship (includes Intro to 3D Printing and Design)
  • ENTR 350 – Entrepreneurial Co-op
  • MGMT 335 – Small Business Management
  • Other course with prior approval of the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship
See course catalog for prerequisites. 3

Program Total: 21 Credits

ACCT 204, FINC 300, and MKTG 300 are part of the required business core. Therefore, adding an Entrepreneurship minor is only 12 additional credit hours.

Accounting majors can substitute ACCT 201 and ACCT 202 for ACCT 204–contact sharon.waters@montclair.edu for more info.

*ENTR 301 and ENTR 302 must be taken in the same semester.

If you have questions about the Minor in Entrepreneurship, contact: sharon.waters@montclair.edu.