Follow Your Dream of Launching a Company with a Degree in Entrepreneurship
The entrepreneurship specialization at NCU takes you beyond the classroom as you build and test your entrepreneurial ideas in real-world scenarios. You will explore various business disciplines, including marketing, finance, operations and strategy, as you develop skills in building businesses, investing in businesses, raising capital and evaluating business opportunities. Entrepreneurship courses emphasize analysis, decision-making and business planning of a real new venture, product or service. At NCU, the entrepreneurship specialization is designed to prepare you to launch and run a company. With the diverse staff of doctoral professors at NCU to help you on your journey, you'll gain the real-world knowledge and skills that can help you effectively communicate, make decisions, and solve problems that impact those around you.
The NCU Difference
Northcentral University is committed to providing a premier education for our students, and holds the same regional accreditation as other prestigious American universities (WSCUC*). NCU’s School of Business and Technology Management has a results-oriented approach to online education, delivering rigorous doctoral, master's, bachelor's and graduate certificate programs to help you develop the business acumen that companies seek. You will learn from our professors, all of whom hold doctoral degrees, and are experienced professionals in your field of study. Our one-to-one mentoring approach to learning allows you to experience individualized interaction. You'll be learning in a class size of one, so there's no need to worry about dropped classes or waiting lists. NCU’s flexible approach to earning a graduate degree online, includes weekly course starts to fit your schedule. Our online programs allow you to pursue your degree on your time. At NCU, there are no residency requirements, no need to travel to a physical campus and no entrance exams. You determine your schedule, just as you determine your educational outcome. That’s why NCU’s independent study approach is designed for you, the self-motivated student, who seeks a higher degree in their educational journey.
“NCU is a great school for that self-motivated student who’s not going to need the classroom environment or require the peer interaction, but instead is able to motivate himself or herself to do the work on time and to learn on their own.” - Joe Putulowski, PhD in Business Administration (2016)
*WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, http://www.wascsenior.org.