The ES concentration is an option for any business student desiring to focus on starting a new venture, or working in a small or family firm environment. The concentration must be taken with a major in the College of Business Administration.
The ES concentration requires four business courses as outlined below (courses to be counted as either major or free electives):
Small Business Management
New Venture Planning
Select two of the following, one of which must be an ENT-prefixed course:
Intro to Law: Contracts
or MKT 320
Family Business Management
Intro to Human Resource Mgmt
or MGT 363
or CIS 340
Small Business Tax Planning 1
ENT 350/FIN 350
Student Venture Experience
Small Business Consulting Sem
Accounting majors can substitute ACC 410 Fund of Federal Taxation for ENT 335.
Students must achieve an overall 2.0 GPA in the concentration, with no course grade less than “C-”.
Prior to joining Rider University, served as director of technology and faculty team leader for the computer systems technology curriculum for the School of Leadership and Professional Advancement at Duquesne University.