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What will I learn?

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship concentration is a 21-credit concentration within the BSBU (120 credits) that will help prepare you for careers where you will be commercializing new ideas into new business ventures and new business lines for existing ventures. In addition to business fundamentals in accounting, economics, marketing, and management, students will learn about New Venture Management and Financing.

Program Objectives

Students will acquire the skills needed to develop an understanding of the "common body of knowledge" as defined by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International. In addition, students will develop a set of frameworks to analyze, comprehend, and enjoy facts, concepts, and ideas and analytical and critical thinking, decision making, leadership, planning and organization, and problem-solving skills.

Learning Outcomes

Students will demonstrate knowledge of business.

Students will demonstrate an ability to analyze concepts, to apply these concepts to solve business problems and use quantitative methodologies as tools to solve business problems.

Oral communication: Students will demonstrate the ability to deliver effective presentations enhanced by technology.

Written communication: Students will demonstrate the ability to write clear and concise reports.

Students will demonstrate the ability to search databases, locate, use and properly cite relevant information.

Students will demonstrate the ability to understand and use team building behaviors to accomplish group tasks.

Students will demonstrate the ability to identify ethical dilemmas and make decisions grounded in ethical principles.

Students will demonstrate the ability to use technology for effective project management.

Students will demonstrate an understanding of the global context in which business is conducted.

Which department am I in?

Martin Tuchman School of Management

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$30,160.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

Expected October 2021

Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

Martin Tuchman School of Management

University Heights,

3000 Central Avenue Building (CAB),

NEWARK,

New Jersey,

07102, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed a high school graduates who have not previously attended college may apply for admission as freshmen.

For international students

All students who apply to NJIT must submit an official high school transcript in English. When evaluating your application for undergraduate admission, we are interested in understanding how you challenged yourself relative to the curriculum that was available at your school and the trends in your performance - especially your grades in math, science, and English.

Your completed coursework should include English Composition, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Chemistry and Physics. We also consider the GPA that is indicated on your high school transcript. We look for students in the top 25 percent of their class. For schools that don't use a ranking system, we consider a 3.0 GPA or higher to be equivalent.

English Language Requirement:

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), Duolingo or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is required of all applicants whose first language is not English. The minimum score required is 79 for the Internet-based TOEFL exam, 213 for the computer-based TOEFL exam, 550 for the paper TOEFL exam, 6.0 for the IELTS exam or 100 for the Duolingo exam. In addition, you will take a placement test in English Composition when you arrive on campus.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About New Jersey Institute of Technology

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