Management

New Venture Launch Pad

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 476
Course Description: 

Launching actual new ventures. Mentored learning of idea validation, business models, minimum viable products, and financing plans. Good preparations for participating in BYU's entrepreneurial competitions

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BUS M 470 & BUS M 471. Major status; Management Integrated Core
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
Focus Area: 
Entrepreneurship
CID Category: 
Innovation

Crocker Innovation Fellows

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 490R
Course Description: 

Crocker Innovation Fellows is a transformative, year-length innovation experience for students from any major. Winning students will receive a $4,500 stipend to engage five leading faculty and a cohort of the best students in applying practices of innovation. Employing ideas from design thinking, entrepreneurship, and agile software, students will learn innovation practices (Winter Semester), work for an innovative company (Summer), and develop their own innovations (Fall Semester).

Professor: 
Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
Acceptance into Crocker Innovation Fellowship required. Application due around November every year.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
Focus Area: 
Entrepreneurship
CID Category: 
Innovation

Strategy 1

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 480
Course Description: 

Structured problem solving, strategic thinking, and basic strategy concepts to prepare students to analyze and understand the sources of competitive advantage and superior firm performance.

Professor: 
Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
Only Strategy majors and minors (any BYU student can apply for the Strategy minor) Applications due in November. Check online for specific date.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
Focus Area: 
Entrepreneurship
CID Category: 
Innovation

Creating New Ventures

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 471
Course Description: 

Learning the critical skills to create a successful new venture by validating an initial idea and business model in the field.

THIS COURSE IS TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE

Professor: 
Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
None
Focus Area: 
Entrepreneurship
CID Category: 
Innovation

Entrepreneurial Innovation

BYU Course Code: 
BUS M 470
Course Description: 

Finding and validating ideas for innovative new ventures with a focus on customer pain, elegant solutions, and markets.

Professor: 
Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
None
Focus Area: 
Entrepreneurship
CID Category: 
Innovation