Entrepreneurship & New Ventures
Grades 10-11-12 (this course can be taken one or both semesters)
Dual Credit: Ivy Tech (3 hrs) if two semesters are taken
Prerequisite for Dual Credit: (ACT R18/W17/M18, PSAT R46/W46/M46, SAT R460/W460/M460, ACCUP R76/W80/M40ELAG)
Would you like to be your own boss? Are you a self-starter? Are you motivated? Do you want to be financially successful? If you answered these questions with a yes, then you would be well served to take this course before you graduate from high school. This course is designed to help students develop a written business plan for a business with emphasis on entrepreneurship responsibilities, financial background, teamwork and leadership skills, as well as, how to make quick daily business decisions. Prior to taking this class it is recommended that students take Introduction to Business, Marketing, and either Digital Citizenship or Information Communication & Technology. There will be documents and spreadsheets to create and manipulate so keying speed will play a large role in the class.