Master of Science in Entrepreneurial Leadership

The Master of Science (MS) in Entrepreneurial Leadership curriculum is currently available to students in the Professional Program in Accounting (PPA) at Mays Business School, or as a standalone Master of Science degree offered through the Management Department. The program is designed to develop the competencies needed to successfully create and manage new ventures or to be a driver of innovation within existing enterprises. Emphasis is placed on leadership in three areas: conceiving, exploiting, and managing opportunities. Graduates of this program are provided with the tools to plan for new business start-ups, become leaders in high growth firms, or to become corporate intrapreneurs capable of improving an organization’s ability to innovate.

Required entrepreneurship course topics include:

  • Technology Commercialization
  • Foundations of Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship
  • Creativity and Innovation

Other required course topics include:

  • Negotiations
  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Managing Projects
  • Leadership Development

This program is also approved for delivery via asynchronous or synchronous distance education technology.

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