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Many students elect to take courses from a college outside their primary degree program to enhance their preparedness for entrepreneurship. Here is a list of courses tracked by Entrepreneurship at Cornell that provide direct entrepreneurship content.


College of Life Sciences &
Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

AEM 1200
Introduction to Business Management (Perez)
AEM 1210
Entrepreneurship Speaker Series (Perez)
AEM 1230
Foundations of Entrepreneurship and Business (Perez)
AEM 2210
Financial Accounting (Little)
AEM 2700
Management Communication (Earle)
AEM 3220
Digital Business Strategy (Leiponen)
AEM 3249
Entrepreneurial Marketing and Strategy (Streeter)
AEM 3250
Business Planning Process for New Ventures (Streeter)
AEM 3340
Women, Leadership & Entrepreneurship (Streeter)
AEM 3350
International Technology Marketing (Lesser)
AEM 3380
Social Entrepreneurs, Innovators and Problem Solvers (Wessels)
AEM 4360
Entrepreneurial Leadership (Streeter)
AEM 4370
Strategy and Innovation (Leiponen)
PLBR 4050
Patents, Plants, and Profits (Krattiger)

College of Engineering

BME 5950
Business as a Second Language: From Molecules to Moolah!
MSE 4071
Interdisciplinary Design Concepts (Murtagh, Hanrath, Callister)
ENGRI 1270
Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Engineering (Callister) 
BEE 4890
Entrepreneurial Management for Engineers (Timmons)
CEE 6900
Creativity, Innovation, and Leadership (Wayno)
MAE 4610/ORIE 4152/ENGRG 4610
Entrepreneurship for Engineers (Staff)
ORIE 9100/9101
Enterprise Engineering Colloquium (Staff)

School of Hotel Administration

HADM 3135/HADM6135
Conversations with Entrepreneurs (Olsen)
HADM 3140/ HADM 6140
Corporate Entrepreneurship (Tarallo)
HADM 4130/HADM 6130
Entrepreneurial Management (Fleming and Tarallo)
HADM 4144/HADM 6144
Introduction to Hospitality Entrepreneurship (Tarallo)
HADM 4145/HADM 6145
Strategic Business Plan Development (Tarallo)
HADM 4180/HADM 6180
Technology for Bootstrapped Entrepreneurship (Olsen)
HADM 4211/HADM 6211
Entrepreneurial Finance (Fleming)
HADM 4301
Restaurant Entrepreneurship (Pezzotti)
HADM 4800/HADM 6800
Law for Entrepreneurs (Klausner)
HADM 4965/HADM 6965
Business Plan Competition (Fleming)

Industrial & Labor Relations 

ILRHR 4620
Staffing Organizations (undergrad) (Hausknecht and Livingston)
ILRHR 6680
Staffing Organizations (graduate) (Hausknecht and Livingston)
ILRHR 4640
Business Strategy (Cohen)
ILRHR 4660
Entrepreneurship and Small Business (Cohen)
ILRHR 6611
Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Organizations (Burton)
ILROB 4260
Managing for Creativity (Goncalo)
ILRHR 6650
Business Strategy and Human Resources (Burton)

Johnson Graduate School of Management 

NBA 3000
Entrepreneur and Business Ownership (undergrad) (BenDaniel)
NBA 5070
Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers (Schneider)
NBA 5190
 Entrepreneurship in the Emerging Sustainable Economy (Keller)
NBA 5320
Due Diligence in Private Equity Investments (BenDaniel)
NBA 5570
Case Studies in Venture Financing (BenDaniel)
NBA 5590
The Venture Capital Industry and Private Equity Markets (BenDaniel)
NBA 5630
The IPO and Mergers and Acquisitions Process (Willett)
NBA 5640
Entrepreneurship and Business Ownership (grad) (Gal and Hogg)
NBA 5930
International Entrepreneurship (Goldman)
NBA 6120
Disruptive Technologies (Greenberg)
NBA 6180
Global Innovation and Technology Commercialization (Sine)
NBA 6190
Leaders in Sustainable Global Enterprise (Milstein)
NBA 6520
Commercializing University Technology (Sine)
NBA 6570
Entrepreneurial Marketing (Staff)
NBA 6650
The Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation (Sine)
NBA 6780
Advanced Private Equity – Negotiations and Structuring (Bartlett)
NBA 6860
Startup Learning Series (Cohen)
NBA 6230 and 6330
Actualizing Your Startup Parts 1 and 2 (Cohen, Gal, Schryver)
NCC 5500
Financial Accounting (Staff)
NCC 5540
Management and Leading in Organizations (Staff)

Cornell Tech

NBA 6859
Tech Enterprises (Weiss)
CS 5091
Conversations in the Studio (Pass)
CS 5999
Master of Engineering Project (Staff)
NBA 6650
Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation (Sine) 

Cornell Law School 

LAW 6335
Emerging Growth Companies and Venture Capital Financing: Principles and Practice
LAW 6292
Deals:  The Economic Structure of Transactions and Contracting (Whitehead and Minella)
LAW 6293
Deals Seminar: Drafting and Analyzing Corporate Agreements (Jacobs)
LAW 6294
Deals Practicum: M&A Transactions
LAW 7158
Deals Seminar: Emerging Growth Companies
LAW 7166
Deals Practicum:  Capital Markets Transactions (Junewicz)

Arts and Sciences

CHEM 4040
Entrepreneurship in Chemical Enterprise (Ganem)
ASRC 4330
Race & Social Entrepreneurship, Environmental Justice and Urban Reform (Rooks)

Human Ecology

FSAD 6500
Fashion, Media, and Technology (Lewis)