The LIU Global Minor in Entrepreneurship equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to imagine, plan and execute sustainable ventures through entrepreneurial design thinking that produce a social benefit. Through courses and integrated fieldwork around the world, students learn the ways in which entrepreneurs use business principles to channel market forces to address important social needs. Through projects or internships, students will explore how they can become positive change agents in their communities and professional lives.
In order to meet the requirement for the Entrepreneurship minor, students must complete 5 courses from the list below. Courses listed below may only count toward one minor if cross-listed in another minor.
Location, semester, type
Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
Costa Rica, spring, elective
International Business: Communication and Culture
Europe, fall, elective
Business Fundamentals for Social Entrepreneurs
online, spring, elective
Women’s Leadership in Social Innovation
China, fall, elective
Measuring Social Impact and Performance for Innovators and Entrepreneurs
China, spring, elective
Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation for Sustainable Development
Australia, spring, required
International Internship (with approved Entrepreneurship focus)