Entrepreneurship Major/Minor

The entrepreneurship major at Saint Mary’s combines the study of small business management with an in-depth analysis of ways new business ventures are created and developed.

Processes and procedures necessary to transform an initial entrepreneurial idea into a viable business operation are the central focus of the major. The entrepreneurship major is recommended for students planning to work in a small business or who intend to start and operate their own small business.

Career Options

Small business manager; business consultant; venture capitalist; investment analyst; management analyst; market research analyst; e-commerce analyst; sales associate; nonprofit executive; corporate entrepreneur; small business owner

High School Preparation

Accounting; Business; Calculus; Microeconomics; Statistics

Enhance Your Experience

Students who major in entrepreneurship oftentimes pursue a double major or minor in public relations.

Kabara Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies

The Kabara Institute aims to incite a passion for entrepreneurial spirit in students across the university, regardless of their major field of study. It enhances the entrepreneurship program offerings at Saint Mary’s by providing opportunities for students to interact with entrepreneurs and experience entrepreneurship first-hand, and fosters a greater understanding and appreciation of the importance of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship in our society.

Minor Information

The entrepreneurship minor pairs well with a major outside of the Business Department such as art studiodigital media and journalism, graphic design, or music industry. The entrepreneurship minor is not allowed with any of the business majors.