Entrepreneurship: AS Degree

The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Entrepreneurship degree provides students with the mindset, decision-making skills, and the confidence and relationships necessary to turn ideas into market-ready products, services, businesses or ventures. Stackable Entrepreneurship Certificates are embedded into the program. The entrepreneurship courses are designed to enable new and existing entrepreneurs to successfully launch a new business or sustain and grow an existing business. 

Program Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate oral, written, and critical thinking skills required to succeed in business.
  2. Demonstrate professional and ethical behavior.
  3. Develop a business plan.
Degree Requirements
Required Core Courses
ACCT-120Introduction to Accounting3
ACCT-127Accounting Software: QuickBooks3
BUSI-100Introduction to Business3
BUSI-101Business Planning I3
BUSI-102Business Planning II3
BUSI-103Legal Environment of Business3
BUSI-105Business Communication3
BUSI-142Principles of Management3
BUSI-144Introduction to Entrepreneurship3
BUSI-252Introduction to Social Media3
BUSI-297Personal Money Management3
COMS-165Microsoft Excel3
ECON-100Principles of Macroeconomics3
or ECON-101 Principles of Microeconomics
Total Units42

To receive an Associate Degree, students must complete 60 degree applicable semester units with a grade point average of at least 2.0. Students must also complete the NVC General Education pattern to earn an Associate degree. Consultation with a Counselor is highly encouraged to ensure all requirements are met.