Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification

Course Description

This course will prepare students for certification in Entrepreneurship and Small Business. The modules are designed to cover all aspects of entrepreneurship including traits of successful entrepreneurs, business management, hiring employees, creating a company culture, managing finances, and marketing products and services. Each module will challenge students to put themselves in the role of an entrepreneur and consider how they will handle the extensive responsibilities of starting a business.  This course prepares students for the Entrepreneurship and Small
Business Certification Exam.

Course Requirements

Grade Level





1 Semester

Credit Value




Major Concepts

Module 1: The Entrepreneur
Module 2: Opportunity Recognition
Module 3: Starting a Business, Part I
Module 4: Starting a Business, Part II
Module 5: Business Operations, Part I
Module 6: Business Operations, Part II
Module 7: Marketing and Sales
Module 8: Financial Management, Part I
Module 9: Financial Management, Part II