Entrepreneurship certificate

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Program Information

  • Location: Downtown Milwaukee Campus
  • Pathway: Business & Management
  • Program Code: N/A
  • Offering: Online, In-class
  • Degree Type: Certificate
  • Start Dates: August/January/June

About the Entrepreneurship Certificate

Description

The courses in this program are especially geared to students interested in starting their own, or assisting with, a small or family-run business. Topics covered include customer discovery, Lean Startup methods and traditional business plans. The courses are offered in online, accelerated, blended formats.

MATC’s Entrepreneurship Center is on the Downtown Milwaukee Campus in Room M319.

You can apply your credits toward completing the Entrepreneurship technical diploma.

 


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Entrepreneurship diploma

This program will prepare you to unite your passion for your work with a viable business model. It also benefits those with a desire to own and operate their own business, and is useful for individuals seeking new skills in their current jobs, career advancement or a job change. MATC’s Entrepreneurship Center is on the Downtown Milwaukee Campus in Room M319.

Business management trainees

Business Management Trainee

Get a strong start to enter the job market with knowledge of the key components of business, including the fundamentals of accounting, management and insurance concepts.

Detailed Program Information

2020-21 Curriculum

Semester Course Course Name Credits
(1) ENTREP-101 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
(1) ENTREP-104 Business Plan 3
TOTAL CREDITS 6

( ) Semester order for full-time students.

All credits must be earned at MATC with a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Upon completion of the certificate's requirements, the student's transcript is notated with the credential earned.

Some certificates can be earned while completing associate degrees and/or technical diplomas that are eligible for financial aid. Certificate programs alone are not eligible for financial aid; consult an MATC advisor for information.

Curriculum requirements are subject to change.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

To see course descriptions, class times, locations or to register online:
Students already enrolled in an MATC program can visit Self Service Student Planning.
All others can access this information through INFOnline.

2020-2021 Program Card

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Important Dates

Deadlines and important dates can be found on:
Cost & Aid Deadlines

Also, you can find dates and deadlines on the MATC Calendar

Career Outlook

This certificate prepares you to explore your entrepreneurial venture with fundamentals of the business plan, and provides a foundation for additional education that can lead to these career opportunities:

POSSIBLE CAREERS

Business Owner
Franchise Operator
Manager

Scholarships

Learn about scholarship opportunities here.

Learn about Scholarships available for this program here: https://matc.academicworks.com
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QUESTIONS?

Business & Management Academic & Career Pathway
414-456-5323, leadpathway@matc.edu

Downtown Milwaukee Campus, Main Building, Room M312-314
Mequon Campus, Room A108-110
Oak Creek Campus, Room A121
West Allis Campus, Room 103



Last updated: 08/21/2020