Mar 21, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Small Business Management Certificate

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Program:  Certificate
Department of Management and Marketing
Richard T. Doermer School of Business and Management Sciences

Neff Hall 340 ~ 260-481-6470 ~

Doermer School of Business Undergraduate Student Success Center

Neff Hall 366 ~ 260-481-6472 ~

The student learning outcomes for the certificate are as follows:

  • To develop an understanding of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial orientation
  • To develop a business plan for the enterprise
  • To use marketing and financial information to advance/promote the plan
  • To understand available financing providers including “angels”, venture capitalists, and strategic partners

The Small Business Management Certificate is designed to provide students with the very basic skills needed to understand the business environment and to make sound decision while running their own business. Any student admitted to IPFW is eligible to work on this certificate.

You must meet the prerequisites for each course and earn a grade of C- or better in each course.  You must complete at least 9 of the required 15 credits at IPFW to be eligible to receive the certificate.

Total Credits: 15

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