Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship

"Starting a Business made me capable, because it gave me the courage to do it."

Tucker Wells, Business Owner, Starting a Business Alumnus

Starting a Business

If you have a passion to be doing something more and want the freedom that comes with calling the shots, it’s time to seize your opportunity. SMU’s Starting a Business course is your best next step.

Who Should attend
  • Employees tired of the uncertainty and stress of working for large companies
  • Professionals who are unhappy with their jobs or have recently been downsized
  • Individuals who have always dreamed of starting and building their own businesses
  • Anyone with a great idea who isn’t sure how to fully capitalize on it
  • Those “flying by the seat of their pants” in the early stages of a new business
How will you benefit
  • Take advantage of your window of opportunity
  • Learn critical skills to identify and improve a viable business concept
  • Locate and gain access to sources of capital
  • Network with outstanding individuals in the Dallas entrepreneurial community
  • Gain exposure to state-of-the-art concepts and thinking
  • Build your own business and create financial wealth and personal freedom
 

Next class starts February 2nd

February 2 – March 23 (8 weeks)
7 pm –10 pm - Tuesday Evenings

Optional Thursday Practicums
7 pm –9 pm

Program Cost

Seats are limited for the upcoming Starting a Business course and always go quickly.

• $995 per student.
• Group Discount for 2 or more students: 15% off per student
• To receive Group Discount Call 214-768-3689 for promotional code

not sure where to start?

Join a 30-minute interactive, virtual information session  and learn more about the SMU Entrepreneurship Course.

8 a.m.,  Fridays