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Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship: Programs


Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship: Programs

18 AACSB International accredited MBA/MS graduate-level courses are open to both degree and non-degree seeking students. The Jake Jabs Center takes entrepreneurship from the classroom to the real world and provides hands-on learning opportunities.

The Jake Jabs Center's entrepreneurship curriculum incorporate instruction, mentoring, and support from outstanding Business School faculty, as well as from outside professionals with expertise in new business development. Jake Jabs Center courses explore legal issues, social sector initiatives, new venture design, finance structuring, strategic web development, leadership, new product development and business plan creation.

Students learn from case studies, classroom instruction, and guest lectures featuring successful entrepreneurs and renowned business leaders.


Undergraduate Degree—Entrepreneurship Certificate

A Certificate in Entrepreneurship gives students the ability to marshal resources to seize new business opportunities which have uncertain outcomes. The bachelors certificate introduces students to fundamental entrepreneurial concepts plus provides the flexibility to allow them to explore specialized areas of interest including cutting-edge social entrepreneurship, new venture design, finance structuring, legal issues, leadership, marketing and personal branding, new product development and business plan creation.

  • Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • Legal Issues for Entrepreneurs
  • Preparing a Business Plan

See an advisor for details. For full course descriptions, connect to the course catalog.


Graduate Degree—Specializations

The Jake Jabs Center is pleased to offer Graduate students three specialization options, in Entrepreneurship Studies, Bioinnovation, and Technology Innovation depending on the desired area of interest. All options require the completion of four appropriate courses as indicated in the links below.

Additionally, if you complete the requirements, you  will be awarded an official University of Colorado Denver Certificate in either Entrepreneurship, Bioinnovation, or Technology Innovation Entrepreneurship.

Non-Degree—Certificates

A Certificate in Entrepreneurship gives you the ability to marshal resources to seize new business opportunities which have uncertain outcomes. It is NOT necessary for you to be registered in a Masters or MBA program to obtain this certificate and the only requirement is that you have a Bachelor’s Degree.


Special directions for signing up for entrepreneurship courses (ENTP)

Entrepreneurship courses are found under Extended Studies when you register for classes. Click here for specific directions for finding these classes.

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