Apr 17, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog & Student Handbook 
2023-2024 Catalog & Student Handbook

Entrepreneurship Concentration (A.A.S.)

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Entrepreneurship Major
Business and Technology Department
Associate of Applied Science

The A.A.S. in Entrepreneurship will provide students with the skills needed to start and successfully run their own business. This program is designed for students who do not intend to transfer to a four-year institution. While open to all students, this program is particularly designed to assist students who have received a certificate or diploma in a technical field such as those granted by the Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology.


Communications (6 credit hours)

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

One of the following: 

(MATH 1630  or MATH 1710  recommended)

Social and Behavioral Science (3 credit hours)

Semester Hours Credit: 60*

*All entrepreneurship majors who are required to take Learning Support must also complete MSCC 1300 - First-Year Experience .


Students with mid-management work experience can use the course BUSN 2905  to earn credit hours in place of BUSN courses in this degree program. This experience will be evaluated by the Department Lead of Business and Technology with six hours’ credit being awarded for each year in excess of three years’ work experience or apprenticeship, up to a maximum of twelve credit hours.

Recommended Full-Time Schedule (Fall or Spring Start)

The following is a recommended full-time schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites, and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

GPS (Graduation Planning System), along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the GPS audit, which is accessible through MyMotlow.

Semester One (15 credit hours)

Semester Four (15 credit hours)

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