The Management Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management Option is a challenging, applicable degree program that integrates management concepts in a technical and innovative setting as required by today’s dynamic business environment. The program develops graduates with relevant skills preparing students for entry into management careers in business, government, public, or social service organizations. Industry-trained faculty translate theory to practice; advising students through the diversity of the curriculum, project-based learning, and internships. The degree serves those students that seek a personal, hands-on learning experience and the needs of the businesses that employ them.
- Graduates of the Entrepreneurship/Small Business option can assess and apply their strengths in marketing.
- Graduates of the Entrepreneurship/Small Business option can distinguish themselves as effective communicators.
- Graduates of the Entrepreneurship/Small Business option excel in problem solving.
- Graduates of the Entrepreneurship/Small Business option model ethical and professional behavior.
- Graduates of the Entrepreneurship/Small Business option are prepared to pursue professional development opportunities and/or graduate education.
Expected Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this program, Management Entrepreneurship/Small Business Option graduates will be able to:
- Manage people, processes, and resources within a diverse organization.
- Apply knowledge of leadership concepts in an integrated manner.
- Analyze the internal/external factors affecting a business/organization to evaluate business opportunities.
Student Enrollment and Graduation Data
The Management Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management Option (SBM) degree is offered at the Klamath Falls campus. Current enrollment is 35 students. Four students graduated with a degree in SBM in June 2015.
The curriculum map for the Management Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management Option degree program can be found on the program's web page on the Oregon Tech website.
Summary of Student Learning Outcomes
During the 2015-16 academic year, the program faculty assessed the student learning outcomes summarized in the attached annual report.