For nearly 40 years, the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship on the SMU Campus has helped new and current entrepreneurs keep pace with the challenges and opportunities of starting and operating a successful business. Through the Institute’s dynamic programs, you’ll interact with other entrepreneurs, learn by doing, and gain the skills and knowledge you need to thrive as a business owner.
This eight-session course covers the essentials of starting a successful business. You’ll explore key topics in entrepreneurship, including raising capital, market research, intellectual property protection, managing cash and writing a business plan. In the final session, you’ll have a chance to hear from and interact with a distinguished entrepreneur
- Starting A Business Certificate Program.