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Entrepreneurship Co-Major and Career Info

Recognized as a top undergraduate program in the nation by the Princeton Review for the past 9 years, the Institute for Entrepreneurship at Miami University is committed to building the entrepreneurial workforce of the future. Through immersive experiences in top entrepreneurial ecosystems, team-based learning facilitated by world-class faculty practitioners, and a commitment to providing students with opportunities to apply their coursework outside of the classroom, students will develop both the technical skills and emotional intelligence to add entrepreneurial value to their work after graduation.

The demand for entrepreneurial leaders spans a broad spectrum, from early-stage startups, venture capital funds, social enterprises, creative consultancies, and Fortune 500 corporations striving to innovate in an increasingly crowded marketplace. The Institute recognizes and meets this demand by offering specialized courses in startup, social, creative, and corporate entrepreneurship. 

Skills

  • The ability to consider relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Communicate to others to convey information effectively
  • Adjust actions in relation to others’ actions, the industry, or current market place
  • Provide customer and personal services
  • Assess customer needs and meet quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction
  • Think creatively and strategically to solve problems and invent solutions

Top Employers

  • Allstate
  • Amazon
  • Bamboo Marketing
  • CincyTech
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • EY
  • Facebook
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Reddit
  • TubeMogul
  • Twitter

Career Opportunities

  • Founder
  • Digital Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Consulting (innovation, brand strategy)
  • VC Portfolio Analyst
  • Account Management
  • Project Management
  • Communications
  • Copywriting
  • Financial Analyst
  • Promotion Specialist
  • Growth Hacker