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University Transfer Program
60–70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

Program Overview

The certificate program in 'Entrepreneurship - The Start Up' delivers cutting-edge curriculum for student entrepreneurs that want to hone their mindset and skills, understand how to create an entrepreneurial idea and design and launch a small business around it.

This foundational certificate program provides access to guest entrepreneurs whom are experts in their fields, and counseling at CSM's on-campus, Small Business Development Center, sponsored by the Small Business Administration.

Program Requirements

Required Core Courses: 15 units Units
BUS. 171 The Entrepreneurial Mindset 3 units
BUS. 173 Sources of Financing 3 units
BUS. 174 The Business Plan 3 units
BUS. 176 Selling the Idea 3 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
Total Required Units: 15