Technological Entrepreneurship and Management

Description
The concentration in technological entrepreneurship and management is available to students throughout the university who are interested in advancing ideas for new or improved products or services. The courses available are designed to advance entrepreneurial and systems thinking, and cover a broad range of topics important to venture startups such as creativity, entrepreneurship, innovation, global impact and systems thinking. This concentration is available as either an on-campus or a 100 percent online program.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours including 12 of upper division hours for this concentration.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • In order to declare this concentration students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00. See program advisor for details.

Required Courses -- 12 credit hours

FSE 301 / ENT 360 Entrepreneurship and Value Creation (3) (Prerequisite(s): minimum junior standing; minimum 2.50 GPA; Credit is allowed for only ENT 360 or FSE 301)

TEM 230 Creativity and Business Innovation (Prerequisite(s): TMC 110 with C or better; ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better)
OR 
ENT 340 Creativity and Innovation (L or HU) (3) (Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite(s): min 2.5 GPA; min 40 hours; Pre- or corequisite(s) ENT 290, ENT 305, or MGT 290)

TEM 330 Systems Innovation (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 45 hours) 
OR 
TEM 431 Innovation Management (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better)

TMC 110 Understanding the Enterprise
OR 
ENT 305 Principles of Entrepreneurship (3)  (Prerequisite(s): minimum 2.50 GPA; minimum 30 hours)

Upper Division Elective Courses -- 6 credit hours
Select two courses.

ACC 382 Accounting and Financial Analysis (3) (Pre-requisites: must not have previously earned credit in ACC 230, 231, 232, 240, 241, 242, 261, 271 or BUA 381; min ASU cum GPA of 2.00 and min 56 total earned hours)

CIS 300 Web Design and Development (3) (Pre-requisites: Min 2.0 ASU cumulative GPA AND min 56 earned hours)
OR 
GIT 215 Introduction to Web Authoring (3)

ENT 446 Venture Capital Experience (3) (Prerequisite(s): min 2.50 GPA; min 56 hours; Credit is allowed for only ENT 446 (or MGT 446) or MGT 494 (Venture Capital Experience))

ENT 447 Lean Launch (3) (Prerequisite(s): minimum ASU 2.50 GPA; min 56 hours; Credit is allowed for only ENT 447 (or MGT 447) or HON 447 or MGT 494 (Lean Launch))

ENT 448 Corporate Entrepreneurship (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENT 305 with C or better; ENT 360 (or MGT 360) with C or better)

LES 380 Consumer Perspective of Business Law (3) (Pre-requisites: min GPA of 2.00 ASU Cum GPA and a min 56 earned hours)
OR
OMT 402 Legal Issues for Technologists (3) (Prerequisite(s): MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better; min 56 hours)

MGT 380 Management and Strategy for Nonmajors (3) (Pre-requisites: min ASU cumulative GPA of 2.00 and a min of 56 earned hours)
OR 
TMC 430 Enterprise Strategy and Innovation (3) (Prerequisite(s): MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only TMC 430 or OMT 494 (Strategic Planning & Management))

MKT 425 Global Marketing Management (G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): min 2.50 ASU cum GPA and 56 earned hours; MKT 300 or 302 or 303 with C or better)

TEM 294 Social Entrepreneurship I (3)

TEM 311 Opportunity Analysis (3) (Prerequisite(s): TMC 310 with C or better)

TEM 394 Social Entrepreneurship II (3)

TEM 400 Technology Entrepreneurship (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; ENT 305 or TEM 200 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only TEM 400 or TEM 598 (Technological Entrepreneurship))

TEM 481 Consulting Project (3) (Prerequisite(s): senior standing; Pre- or corequisite(s): TMC 430 with C or better)

TEM 482 Startup Workshop (3) (Prerequisite(s): TEM 200 with C or better; senior standing)

TMC 310 Promotion of the Enterprise (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; TMC 110 with C or better or minimum 56 hours)
OR 
MKT 300 Marketing and Business Performance (Prerequisite(s): min 2.50 GPA and min 56 hours; ECN 211, 212, 213, or 214 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only MKT 300 or MKT 301 (Fundamentals of Marketing))
OR 
MKT 390 Essentials of Marketing (Prerequisite(s): Min ASU cumulative GPA of 2.00; Min 56 hours)
OR 
AGB 420 Food Advertising and Promotion (3) (Prerequisite(s): AGB 321 or MKT 300 or MKT 302 or MKT 303 or MKT 390)

TMC 320 Funding the Enterprise (3) (Prerequisite(s): Business (Business Administration) BA or Biotechnology and Bioenterprise BS major or TMC 110 with C or better; ACC 231 with C or better; MAT 170 or higher with C or better) 
OR 
FIN 455 Entrepreneurial Finance (3) (Prerequisite(s): ACC 303, 315, or 340 with C or better; FIN 303 or 361 with C or better; FIN 331 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only FIN 455 or FIN 494 (Entrepreneurial Finance) or FIN 555)

TMC 330 Leading the Enterprise (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; TMC 110 with C or better)
OR 
MGT 300 Organization and Management Leadership (3) (Prerequisite(s) with C or better: ACC 231, 232, or 261; ECN 221 or ECN 231 or IEE 380 or STP 280; MAT 211, 266, or 271; Pre- or corequisite(s): ACC 240, 241, 242, or 271 with C or better if completed) 
OR 
ENT 441 Entrepreneurial Management (3) (Prerequisite(s) ENT 305 with C or better; ENT 360 (MGT 360) with C or better)

TMC 331 Quality Assurance (3) (Prerequisite(s): ABS 350, ABS 401, AGB 360, ECN 221, ECN 231, EGR 280, HSE 230, PSY 230, STP 226, STP 420 or STS 401; MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better)

TMC 410 Enterprise Operations (3) (Prerequisite(s): ABS 350, ABS 401, AGB 360, ECN 221, ECN 231, EGR 280, PSY 230, STP 226, STP 420 or STS 401; MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better)

TMC 470 Enterprise Planning and Implementation (3) (Prerequisite(s): ABS 350, ABS 401, AGB 360, ECN 221, ECN 231, EGR 280, HSE 230, PSY 230, STP 226, STP 420, or STS 401; MGT 300 or TMC 330 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only OMT 570 or TMC 470)
 

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

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Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2019-20

Campus

Campus

Polytechnic

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

Online
480-965-4464

 

DARs Code

DARs Code

ESTEM2EMPH

College/School

College/School

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering and W. P. Carey School of Business

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact

480‐727‐1874
polyadvising@asu.edu

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