Start your own business before you graduate

Feed your passion and start your own business before you graduate. Consider combining an entrepreneurship minor with any major. As an Art or English major, you could run an editing or content creation firm or a fine art gallery. As a Human Resources major, you could start a placement agency or candidate search firm. There are endless options to combine your passion and your major with the skills of running or leading a business. UNI’s entrepreneurship program prepares you, step by step, to own and run a business. Working with UNI’s entrepreneurship team, you can give your business idea wings while earning your degree. Together, we’ll ensure that you have a solid business plan, a strong business pitch, and your financial interests and intellectual property are protected. 

Be the go-getter inside a business

Businesses today need entrepreneurs, dynamic go-getters, people who think outside the box. In fact, companies today seek out candidates who have a strong entrepreneurial aptitude and a growth mindset. So, even if you’re not ready take on your own business today, hone your skills as an inside innovator within a company.

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Dedicated staff to help you launch your business 

Our dedicated entrepreneurship team will assist with business plans and startup processes. 

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Scholarships to work on your business

Students can earn a $1,000 scholarship to work on their business by joining the early founder's program. 


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Entrepreneurship Minor


Careers enhanced with entrepreneurship skills

Regardless of your major or your passions, entrepreneurial skills are a huge benefit to virtually every career choice. Besides making you valuable to a company, they give you the confidence to take a step forward on your own, when you’re ready. Check out some of the careers of UNI graduates with entrepreneurship minors: 

  • Museum Curator
  • Freelance Artist or Musician
  • Freelance Writer, Copywriter or Editor
  • Freelance Graphic Designer
  • Freelance Web Designer
  • Voiceover Artist
  • Catering Manager
  • Social Media Manager
  • Personal Wellness Consultant
  • Management Consultant 
  • Real Estate Developer
  • Loan Officer
  • Events Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Certified Public Accountant


Entrepreneurship Minor Courses

Here are the courses available to build your business fundamentals and help you develop your entrepreneurship and innovation skills.

  • Entrepreneurial Fundamentals
  • Economics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Strategy