You are now in the main content area

Minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Students who complete the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Minor will have developed an understanding of the process of entrepreneurship and the essential factors needed for the successful growth of a new venture. Also, students will have developed an appreciation for the challenges involved in managing innovation and in nurturing creative thinking.

Administered by: Ted Rogers School of Business Management, Entrepreneurship & Strategy Department

Exclusions: This minor is not available to students in the following programs:

To receive this Minor, students must complete six (6) courses from the following curriculum:

Two (2) Required courses:

  • ENT 526 Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Strategy
  • ENT 601 Identifying Opportunities

Plus one (1) of the following†:

Plus three (3) courses from the following:

  • ACC 607 Accounting for Small Business
  • BSM 100* The New Business: From Idea to Reality
  • CRI 400 Entrepreneurship in Creative Industries
  • EID 100 Digital Skills and Innovation
  • ENG 520 The Language of Persuasion
  • ENT 100 Applied Entrepreneurship
  • ENT 501 Family Business in Canada
  • ENT 505* Small-Business Management
  • ENT 511 Funding New Ventures
  • ENT 527 Theories in Entrepreneurship
  • ENT 725 Management of Innovation
  • ENT 727 Applied Research in Entrepreneurship
  • FIN 502 Personal Financial Planning
  • GEO 719 GIS in Business: Strategic Mgmt Decisions
  • GMS 422 Quality Management
  • GMS 701 Purchasing and Supply Management I
  • GMS 750 Consulting to Management
  • JRN 842 Building Your Brand: The Freelance Career
  • LAW 525 The Law of the Marketplace
  • LAW 603 Advanced Business Law
  • MHR 741 Managing Interpersonal Dynamics and Teams
  • MKT 504 Effective Persuasion
  • MKT 723 Services Marketing
  • MKT 730 Assessing/Managing Market Opportunities
  • MKT 731 Competitive Intelligence
  • PLG 710 Municipal Finance for Planners
  • RMG 100 Issues and Innovations in Retailing I
  • RMG 200 Introduction to Retail
  • RTA 989 Emerging Media Markets/Entrepreneurship
  • SSH 400 Special Topics in Social Ventures
  • Any one CMN course

†Only one of ENT 500, ENT 726, or RTA 913 may be used toward the fulfillment of this Minor's requirements.

*BSM 100 and ENT 505 are not available to students in programs within the Ted Rogers School of Management.

Please see Senate Policy 2, Section 7.4 for further information about Minors.