Entrepreneurship is the process of identifying a need in the marketplace and starting a business to fulfill that need. Today, entrepreneurship is seen as a vital way to grow the economy. While the emphasis of the program is the transformation of an idea into a new business venture, this program can also serve the needs of those who want to work within an existing business Entrepreneurial abilities are needed within corporations today to assist with new product development, product innovation, new market opportunities and other needs of a growing business. 


First Semester
ENGL 101 English Composition I 3
BUSN 106 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 112 Business Math 3
MGMT 151 Supervisory Management 3
MGMT 202 Principles of Management 3
Semester Total


Second Semester
MGMT 155 Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship 3
MGMT 160 Funding Your Venture 1
MGMT 170 Opportunities  Analysis 2
MGMT 255 Small Business Management 3
MRKT 205 Fundamentals of Marketing 3
ACCT 215 Fianancial Accounting 3
Semester Total



Austin OConnor, MS
Business Studies Program

2001 Union Carbide Dr
South Charleston, WV 25303
Phone: 304.205.6663