University of Southern California



Undergraduate Program

Academic Director: Tommy Knapp
For Marshall students seeking to focus on entrepreneurship, we offer a Certificate in Entrepreneurship, a.k.a. "The Entrepreneur Program," consisting of a recommended a sequence of four courses: Management of New Enterprises; Cases in Entrepreneurship (Feasibility Analysis); Business Plan; and Starting and Growing the New Venture.

For Marshall and non-Marshall students, we offer 5 interdisciplinary minors.

We also offer a wide range of entrepreneurship courses which can be taken as individual electives.

Graduate Program

Academic Director: Steven Mednick
We offer MBA candidates an Entrepreneurship Concentration that requires a minimum of four courses for completion. Concentrators are required to take Introduction to New Ventures or the Entrepreneurship Prefall for MBA.PM students, Feasibility Analysis, and The Business Plan. Elective options include Cases in New Venture Management, Investing in New Ventures, Technology Feasibility, Technology Commercialization, and Corporate Entrepreneurship.

Master of Science in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Academic Director: Andrea Belz

Master of Science in Social Entrepreneurship
Academic Director: Adlai Wertman

Certificate in Technology Commercialization
Academic Director: Dr. Kathleen Allen
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