BBA | Bachelor of Business Administration

The Bachelor’s Degree Courses at CalSouthern’s School of Business

Below, you’ll find all of the online bachelor’s degree courses offered by CalSouthern’s School of Business. By taking 15 semester hours of elective online bachelor’s courses, you can focus your studies in your particular area of interest, earning your Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with a concentration in management, accounting, human resources management, marketing, international business, or criminal justice.

Required Core Courses

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Business Elective Courses

Management Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Accounting Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Human Resource Management Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Marketing Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Entrepreneurship Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Leadership Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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International Business Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Technology Electives

Lower Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division Courses

ENT 2402 Entrepreneurial Financing and Venture Capital Management

Credits : 3

The focus of this course is to introduce the entrepreneurial student to financial thinking, tools, and techniques. The student will learn various theories, knowledge and financial tools an entrepreneur needs to start, build, promote, and manage a successful business venture. The course also discusses methods to obtain financial capital for launching and developing a business venture. The student will determine how to interact with financial institutions and regulatory agencies to promote the venture to its full potential, plus, provide return and liquidity for the venture’s investors.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the differences between entrepreneurial process and financial markets.
  • Illustrate the components of a business and SWOT analysis.
  • Identify the various types of business structures.
  • Explain the use of ratio analyses.
  • Define cash budget and steps for forecasting growth rates.
  • Apply balance sheet information and various risk concepts.
  • Explain various securities acts and legal restrictions.
  • Calculate venture present value and cash flow valuation.
  • Evaluate venture debt and equity.
  • Discuss the role of the SBA and IRS to capital ventures.
  • Define the five Cs and types of loan characteristics.
  • Explain common stock and equity, plus, cash flow valuation.
  • Discuss harvesting, IPO, and outright sales.
  • Discuss insolvency and restructuring.
  • Describe private workout, common pool, and holdout problems.
  • Introduce self and explain course expectations.
  • Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
  • Access information efficiently and effectively.
  • Evaluate information critically and competently.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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