College of Business Certificates in Entrepreneurship

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Entrepreneurship Certificates at UT Arlington

After completion of three courses, you’ll have the skills to identify innovations and market opportunities, write a business plan, obtain funding and launch your own company.

With UT Arlington’s customizable cross-college entrepreneurship certificate program, begin with a course in the College of Business, where you’ll learn the business acumen you need to launch your company. Then choose two additional courses from across campus, based on your interests—including art, engineering, business and urban planning.

Graduate and undergraduate certificates are offered for enrolled UTA students as well as for non-degree seeking students wanting a standalone certificate.

Entrepreneurship has been cited as the primary driver of economic growth in the United States and abroad.

The Certificates in Entrepreneurship at UT Arlington are multidisciplinary, incorporating courses from the College of Business, College of Engineering, College of Liberal Arts, and College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs. Drawing on the content expertise of faculty across the university enables students to take courses based on their areas of interest to fulfill the requirements of the certificate.

  • Learn how to identify market needs and develop products or services to fill that need.
  • Learn how to construct a business plan and practice “pitching” for funding.
  • Learn of various types of funding available and other support that the entrepreneurial ecosystem provides for startups, including incubators and accelerators.
  • Learn the management, leadership and team-building skills anyone who heads their own company needs to understand.

Partnerships with Tech Fort Worth, the Dallas Entrepreneurship Center, and other regional entrepreneurial organizations provide access to incubation and acceleration services, along with co-working spaces for UT Arlington startups.


Admission requirements and course descriptions:

Undergraduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship

Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship