Program at a glance

How much does it cost? 

Learn more about how to afford a degree from the University of Nevada, Reno.

How long does it take?

This 18-credit minor is designed to be completed with any major in four years.

Who can apply? 

Open to all undergraduate students. Applicants must have a high-school diploma or GED.

What will I learn in an entrepreneurship minor program?

The entrepreneurship minor is open to all students at the University. This allows any student to complement their major with fundamental entrepreneurial skills, enhancing their ability to one day open and operate a business. By choosing appropriate electives, students can tailor their minor to their major field.

Learning outcomes

The entrepreneurship program seeks to provide students with fundamental entrepreneurial skills, enhancing their ability to open and operate a business.

The minor requires 18 total credits. There are three required courses, comprising 9 credits. The remaining 9 credits are electives. Required classes include new venture creation, entrepreneurial finance and applied entrepreneurship. The elective courses are chosen through a pre-approved list of business classes, including classes in management and entrepreneurship. This minor can be tailored for finance, marketing, accounting and management majors. 

Learn more about the Entrepreneurship Department

Meet the faculty and learn about entrepreneurial initiatives within the College of Business at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Careers with a minor in entrepreneurship

The strength of the college is its people.

At the College of Business we provide premier business education, preparing students to become competitive, ethical and innovative business professionals to drive economic development and improve quality of life for all.

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You can afford the University of Nevada, Reno

46% of undergraduate students receive financial aid

Almost everyone is eligible to receive financial aid. If you think your family’s income is too high to qualify for financial aid, you might be surprised.

50%+ of all students graduate with no debt

That's right. More than half of our students leave the University of Nevada, Reno with no student debt.

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