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Certificate- Entrepreneurship
Departmental Notes

For course descriptions and pre-requisite information click on the subject column next to the appropriate catalog number.

THIS DEPARTMENT ENFORCES UNDERGRADUATE PREREQUISITES. Please note that the registration system may not factor in transfer work when determining if prerequisites have been met. If you are unable to register for a course and think you have met the prerequisite(s), please contact an advisor from this department to inquire about obtaining a permission code. You may be administratively dropped from a course if the prerequisite has not been met.

ENTP 1010 - 001 Entp and Society

ENTP 1010 - 001 Entp and Society

  • Class Number: 8010
  • Instructor: HERRICK, HEIDI
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 37
  • Class Number: 8730
  • Instructor: HESTERLY, WILLIAM
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $75.00
  • Seats Available: 1
  • Class Number: 9535
  • Instructor: HESTERLY, WILLIAM
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $75.00
  • Seats Available: 2

ENTP 2010 - 001 Entrepreneurial Mkting


The course fee covers digital course materials through the Inclusive Access program. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ENTP 2010 - 001 Entrepreneurial Mkting

  • Class Number: 8012
  • Instructor: GILL, VICTOR
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $43.21
  • Seats Available: 37

The course fee covers digital course materials through the Inclusive Access program. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ENTP 2030 - 001 Social Entrepreneurship


If you receive a pre-requisite denial while trying to register, please contact Deb.Coffey@Eccles.Utah.edu asap for more information.

ENTP 2030 - 001 Social Entrepreneurship

  • Class Number: 16786
  • Instructor: SHUMWAY, JEFF
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $36.25
  • Seats Available: 15

If you receive a pre-requisite denial while trying to register, please contact Deb.Coffey@Eccles.Utah.edu asap for more information.

ENTP 2050 - 090 Lassonde + X Portfolio


Please complete survey to determine if all pre-requisite courses have been completed: http://bit.ly/lxportfolio This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

ENTP 2050 - 090 Lassonde + X Portfolio

  • Class Number: 13110
  • Instructor: HAJEB, KATHY G
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

Please complete survey to determine if all pre-requisite courses have been completed: http://bit.ly/lxportfolio This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

ENTP 4560 - 001 Leading the Family Firm

ENTP 4560 - 001 Leading the Family Firm

  • Class Number: 13111
  • Instructor: SCHULZE, WILLIAM S
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 19

ENTP 5000 - 001 Entrepreneurship

ENTP 5000 - 001 Entrepreneurship

  • Class Number: 20343
  • Instructor: HERRICK, HEIDI
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $14.64
  • Seats Available: 18

ENTP 5000 - 090 Entrepreneurship


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/. The course fee covers digital course materials through the Inclusive Access program. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ENTP 5000 - 090 Entrepreneurship

  • Class Number: 10474
  • Instructor: HERRICK, HEIDI
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $14.64
  • Seats Available: 0

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/. The course fee covers digital course materials through the Inclusive Access program. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ENTP 5000 - 091 Entrepreneurship

ENTP 5000 - 091 Entrepreneurship

  • Class Number: 17809
  • Instructor: HERRICK, HEIDI
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $14.64
  • Seats Available: 0

ENTP 5770 - 002 Business Discovery

ENTP 5770 - 002 Business Discovery

  • Class Number: 17811
  • Instructor: ZIEMEK, TINA
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 1

ENTP 5770 - 003 Business Discovery

ENTP 5770 - 003 Business Discovery

  • Class Number: 20011
  • Instructor: ZIEMEK, TINA
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 1

ENTP 5771 - 001 Business Model Innov.

ENTP 5771 - 001 Business Model Innov.

  • Class Number: 18430
  • Instructor: WUEBKER, ROB
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 57

ENTP 5771 - 002 Business Model Innov.

ENTP 5771 - 002 Business Model Innov.

  • Class Number: 19378
  • Instructor: WUEBKER, ROB
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 11

ENTP 5772 - 001 Entrepreneurial Mktg

ENTP 5772 - 001 Entrepreneurial Mktg

  • Class Number: 15292
  • Instructor: DAVIS, JEFF
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $86.07
  • Seats Available: 2

ENTP 5773 - 001 Form & Fun ENTP Firm

ENTP 5773 - 001 Form & Fun ENTP Firm

  • Class Number: 9612
  • Instructor: Price, Taft
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 34

ENTP 5777 - 001 Global Ventures

ENTP 5777 - 001 Global Ventures

  • Class Number: 17810
  • Instructor: GEORGIS, TOM
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 9

ENTP 5800 - 084 ENTP Prosperity Promot.


This class meets from January 8 - March 15 with travel over spring break March 2-9. Apply for acceptance for this class through Learning Abroad by November 1.

ENTP 5800 - 084 ENTP Prosperity Promot.

  • Class Number: 18950
  • Instructor: ALDER, STEPHEN
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 14

This class meets from January 8 - March 15 with travel over spring break March 2-9. Apply for acceptance for this class through Learning Abroad by November 1.

ENTP 5850 - 002 Venture Fund


This course is open only to students who have been accepted to participate in the Sorenson Impact Institute’s Impact Investing program. Course participants will be working 15-20 hours a week supporting the work of the Sorenson Impact Institute’s investing team and gaining direct apprenticeship-style experience and exposure to the work of an early-stage venture fund. Students will be involved with all elements of the venture capital deal process, from sourcing and screening investment opportunities, to preparing investment memos and presenting investment opportunities to external investment committees. For more information about this course and application deadlines, please contact Eliza Roady at eliza.roady@sorensonimpact.com.

ENTP 5850 - 002 Venture Fund

  • Class Number: 8728
  • Instructor: ROADY, ELIZA
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

This course is open only to students who have been accepted to participate in the Sorenson Impact Institute’s Impact Investing program. Course participants will be working 15-20 hours a week supporting the work of the Sorenson Impact Institute’s investing team and gaining direct apprenticeship-style experience and exposure to the work of an early-stage venture fund. Students will be involved with all elements of the venture capital deal process, from sourcing and screening investment opportunities, to preparing investment memos and presenting investment opportunities to external investment committees. For more information about this course and application deadlines, please contact Eliza Roady at eliza.roady@sorensonimpact.com.

ENTP 5860 - 001 Entrepreneur Studies


To enroll, please contact Troy D'Ambrosio at Troy.Dambrosio@Eccles.Utah.edu.

ENTP 5860 - 001 Entrepreneur Studies

  • Class Number: 8013
  • Instructor: D'AMBROSIO, TROY
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 15

To enroll, please contact Troy D'Ambrosio at Troy.Dambrosio@Eccles.Utah.edu.

ENTP 5870 - 001 Foundry

ENTP 5870 - 001 Foundry

  • Class Number: 10849
  • Instructor: ZIEMEK, TINA
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 0

ENTP 5880 - 001 ENTP Internship


If you are interested in registering for this course, please contact Jon Davis, jon.davis@.Utah.edu. ENTP 5880 is coordinated by Business Career Services in the David Eccles School of Business. For a detailed explanation of Internship requirements, approval process, and syllabus, visit http://eccles.utah.edu/students/business-career-services/career-preparation and click on Internships for Credit. Must be admitted to Entrepreneurship major or minor, C- or better in ENTP 5000 or ENTP 5770, and 3.3 GPA overall/business. Instructor approval required.

ENTP 5880 - 001 ENTP Internship

  • Class Number: 8015
  • Instructor: BAKHSHESHY, ABE
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

If you are interested in registering for this course, please contact Jon Davis, jon.davis@.Utah.edu. ENTP 5880 is coordinated by Business Career Services in the David Eccles School of Business. For a detailed explanation of Internship requirements, approval process, and syllabus, visit http://eccles.utah.edu/students/business-career-services/career-preparation and click on Internships for Credit. Must be admitted to Entrepreneurship major or minor, C- or better in ENTP 5000 or ENTP 5770, and 3.3 GPA overall/business. Instructor approval required.

ENTP 6800 - 084 ENTP Prosperity Promot.


This class meets from January 8 - March 15 with travel over spring break March 2-9. Apply for acceptance for this class through Learning Abroad by November 1.

ENTP 6800 - 084 ENTP Prosperity Promot.

  • Class Number: 18951
  • Instructor: ALDER, STEPHEN
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 18

This class meets from January 8 - March 15 with travel over spring break March 2-9. Apply for acceptance for this class through Learning Abroad by November 1.

ENTP 6820 - 001 Venture Trends


Class meets Thursdays, Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 2024 (5 week course). To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php

ENTP 6820 - 001 Venture Trends

  • Class Number: 8016
  • Instructor: WUEBKER, ROB
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 17

Class meets Thursdays, Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 2024 (5 week course). To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php

ENTP 6850 - 004 Frmng & Fndng Entrpnl Venture

ENTP 6850 - 004 Frmng & Fndng Entrpnl Venture

  • Class Number: 10479
  • Instructor: Price, Taft
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 17

ENTP 6850 - 006 Current Topics


Design Strategy in Entrepreneurship is for PMBA and MBA students only. Class meets on Wednesday's session 2, March 18, 2024 - April 21, 2024. This course provides an in-depth exploration of the design process, specifically aimed at solving business problems in innovative spaces. Each week, students will engage with a different stage of the design process, from ideation to concept development. The course aims to cultivate an innovative and creative mindset, equipping students with the skills to apply design thinking to real-world business challenges. (This is good for entrepreneurship as well).

ENTP 6850 - 006 Current Topics

  • Class Number: 18790
  • Instructor: Bowen, Cord
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 27

Design Strategy in Entrepreneurship is for PMBA and MBA students only. Class meets on Wednesday's session 2, March 18, 2024 - April 21, 2024. This course provides an in-depth exploration of the design process, specifically aimed at solving business problems in innovative spaces. Each week, students will engage with a different stage of the design process, from ideation to concept development. The course aims to cultivate an innovative and creative mindset, equipping students with the skills to apply design thinking to real-world business challenges. (This is good for entrepreneurship as well).

ENTP 6850 - 007 Design Thinking for Innovation


Creative Research Strategy in Business -class meets on Wednesday's from 6-10 pm February 12, 2024 - March 17, 2024. This course explores design research methodologies in the context of business strategy, fostering a creative mindset. Students will learn to gather and analyze data to understand user needs and improve products or services. The course introduces service design as a framework for early-stage product development and innovation.

ENTP 6850 - 007 Design Thinking for Innovation

  • Class Number: 18791
  • Instructor: Bowen, Cord
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 27

Creative Research Strategy in Business -class meets on Wednesday's from 6-10 pm February 12, 2024 - March 17, 2024. This course explores design research methodologies in the context of business strategy, fostering a creative mindset. Students will learn to gather and analyze data to understand user needs and improve products or services. The course introduces service design as a framework for early-stage product development and innovation.

ENTP 6850 - 090 Family Business


Leading and Growing the Family Firm. This is an ONLINE course. Session 2, February 12, 2024 - March 17, 2024. Family-owned companies range from small to large, from local to multinational, and from privately-held to large publicly-traded closely-held corporations—that is, corporations controlled by the founding family. The involvement of family in these enterprises can be a source of strength and advantage, but can also spark managerial challenges that can cripple, if not destroy, the family firm. The overall purpose of this course is to develop skills and strategic knowledge that allows you understand and leverage the strategic advantages of family firms, while anticipating the unique challenges that sometimes arise when family and business meet. The course is designed for students who are interested in working in family firms (e.g., as entrepreneurs, managers, owners) or with family firms (e.g., as advisors, consultants, board members, bankers) or who come from a family firm background (e.g., next generation family owners).

ENTP 6850 - 090 Family Business

  • Class Number: 18789
  • Instructor: SCHULZE, WILLIAM S
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 48

Leading and Growing the Family Firm. This is an ONLINE course. Session 2, February 12, 2024 - March 17, 2024. Family-owned companies range from small to large, from local to multinational, and from privately-held to large publicly-traded closely-held corporations—that is, corporations controlled by the founding family. The involvement of family in these enterprises can be a source of strength and advantage, but can also spark managerial challenges that can cripple, if not destroy, the family firm. The overall purpose of this course is to develop skills and strategic knowledge that allows you understand and leverage the strategic advantages of family firms, while anticipating the unique challenges that sometimes arise when family and business meet. The course is designed for students who are interested in working in family firms (e.g., as entrepreneurs, managers, owners) or with family firms (e.g., as advisors, consultants, board members, bankers) or who come from a family firm background (e.g., next generation family owners).

ENTP 6860 - 001 Lassonde Venture


To enroll, please contact Troy D'Ambrosio at Troy.Dambrosio@Eccles.Utah.edu.

ENTP 6860 - 001 Lassonde Venture

  • Class Number: 8014
  • Instructor: D'AMBROSIO, TROY
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 14

To enroll, please contact Troy D'Ambrosio at Troy.Dambrosio@Eccles.Utah.edu.

ENTP 6870 - 001 The Foundry

ENTP 6870 - 001 The Foundry

  • Class Number: 10850
  • Instructor: ZIEMEK, TINA
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0