This interdisciplinary minor is open to students in any major. It is designed for students who are socially minded entrepreneurs who want to develop skills in the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. Students analyze social issues in today’s global economy and learn how to apply business skills to address those issues, thereby fostering change. Students will be required to complete a community-based project of inquiry for their final project.
Minimum Grade Requirement: A minimum grade of C is required in any course in the Social Entrepreneurship minor.
Residency Requirement: Students must complete at least 12 credits of the minor requirement at Marymount.
- MGT 315 Entrepreneurship
- MKT 301 Principles of Marketing
- MGT 355 Managing Social Projects
- SOC 131 Principles of Sociology in Global Perspective OR SOC 203 The Global Village
- SOC 350 Social Justice
- SOC 351 Addressing Injustice: Research Methods
One (1) course from the following:
- SOC 421 Project
- SOC 433 Research
- MGT 490 Internship
- MGT 499 Independent Study