Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship Careers Overview
Learning from experiential methods and real-life small business management and entrepreneurship case studies, you'll develop the business acumen and technical expertise needed to launch a new enterprise, take over an existing business, or be the one employee who can make a difference to the future of the company. Regardless of your path, you can thrive in a creative, innovative, and flexible environment in which every day will bring new challenges and opportunities for success.
When you earn your bachelor's degree in Business Administration from DeVry University with a major in Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship, you'll be prepared to launch new enterprises, assume responsibility for existing businesses, or work as a manager in others' organizations. With a title such as business owner, franchisee, or store manager, your responsibilities could include:
- Creating and implementing new business plans
- Managing staff, payroll, and benefits
- Securing financial resources for initial funding or expansion activities
- Identifying and exploring new opportunities
Small business management and entrepreneurship careers can be found in nearly every industry, including:
- Web site development
- Real estate
DeVry University graduates in Business Administration with a major in Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship will be prepared for careers in areas such as:
- Small business financial accounting
- Internet marketing and sales
- Customer relations
- New business development
For related career paths, see all degree programs offered by the College of Business & Management.