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Sunday, June 16th 2019

Entrepreneurship (MGT724)

MBA with a Specialization in Entrepreneurship

Course Description
Upon completion of this course you will be able to conduct a feasibility study, understand financial requirements for starting a business and the fundraising process, and propose solution to business problems.


  1. Identify what a feasibility study is and knows how to carry out one (including knowing what the relevant information should be included in a feasibility study, how to search for them, how to structure your study in a written format and how to present it to a relevant audience).
  2. Propose your own business ideas and present it to a relevant audience.
  3. Use relevant criteria and models to screen opportunities effectively.
  4. Read financial statements for new ventures and uncover key assumptions underlying financial statements.
  5. Calculate the financial requirements and familiarize with fund raising process for starting a venture.
  6. Communicate business models and present your feasibility study to various constituencies such as financial backers or resource holders.
  7. Analyze a business case, propose a creditable solution to a business problem and support your decision with strong arguments.

Alex DeNoble
Congcong Zheng

I look for three I's in an employee--integrity, industry and intelligence. Of the three, integrity is the most important.
~ Sol Price, SDSU'34
   Price Club


Passionate about entrepreneurship? Want to give an aspiring student or entrepreneur more fuel?

Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The Lavin Entrepreneurship Center at San Diego State University serves SDSU students, entrepreneurs and business leaders through entrepreneurial curriculum, workshops, internships, resources and events. For information browse the Programs section of our website, subscribe to the Lavin Center Calendar and sign up for the Center's Entrepreneurial Fuel Newsletter. Entrepreneur resources such as the Lavin Center resume guide, marketing and business planning tools and more can be found in the Resources section of our site.

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