Entrepreneurship Offerings at Boston's Bunker Hill Community College

Beginning in the Fall 2009 semester Bunker Hill Community College is offering a Degree Option and Certificate in Entrepreneurship. In addition to the credit programs, the College's Community Center for Entrepreneurship also supports the College's students, alumni and the local business community through mentoring and networking.

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Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 4, 2009

Beginning in the Fall 2009 semester Bunker Hill Community College is offering a Degree Option and Certificate in Entrepreneurship. In addition to the credit programs, the College's Community Center for Entrepreneurship also supports the College's students, alumni and the local business community through mentoring and networking.

The 64-credit Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration (Option in Entrepreneurship) focuses on the skills needed to begin a successful entrepreneurial career. Business courses include:

  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Accounting II or Accounting Information Systems
  • Business Law I
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Small Business Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • eCommerce Marketing
  • Project Management or Operations Management
  • Business Internship or Management Seminar

The program culminates in either a Business Internship or Management Seminar, giving the real-life experience necessary to succeed with entrepreneurial ventures.

The 27-credit Certificate in Business Entrepreneurship prepares students to follow the entrepreneurial dream of opening their own business. Courses include:

  • Applications/Concepts
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Small Business Management or Project Management
  • eCommerce Marketing or Operations Management
  • Business Law I

The Community Center for Entrepreneurship promotes the understanding and growth of entrepreneurial opportunities for our students, alumni and local entrepreneurs through educational programs, workshops and seminars.

Topics include:

  • Opportunity analysis
  • Writing a business plan
  • Marketing your business
  • Securing outside funding

The Center also offers mentoring for aspiring entrepreneurs, networking opportunities, Internship programs and informational materials & software.

Visit this web site for information on entrepreneurship at Bunker Hill Community College: http://www.bhcc.mass.edu/inside/891

Visit this web site for information on Bunker Hill Community College's Community Center for Entrepreneurship: http://www.bhcc.mass.edu/inside/1847

For more information about the College's academic programs, please contact Assistant Professor Fred Santino, 617-228-2252. For additional information about the Community Center for Entrepreneurship, please contact Jen Fukuda, Coordinator of the Community Center for Entrepreneurship, 617-228-3224.

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