Why Study Entrepreneurship at TFC?
The Entrepreneurship concentration in the Business Administration major produces marketplace professionals with business knowledge and skills for service in public and private organizations by integrating the pursuit of truth with Godly character. Students in the Business Administration major will gain a basic understanding of entrepreneurship, develop analytical and decision-making tools to apply to problem solving and planning concepts in business administration. Students will develop skills, competencies, and points of view needed by professionals to integrate faith and practice in business administration and contextualize biblical values and ethics in the marketplace.
Students obtain a broad-based education that not only give them business expertise, but also contributes to proficiency in communication and analytical skills needed for successful entrepreneurial performance. Taught from a biblical perspective business courses equip learners with knowledge of the best current business practices, skills that are marketplace essentials, and biblical character development to become Christian servant leaders with strong ethical and moral standards.
- Organizational Leadership
- Non-Profit Business Administration
- Sport Management
“The business administration department is focused on developing leaders and managers that balance their personal spiritual lives with professional skills.”
Dr. Staci Sulhoff
Business Administration Department Chair
The Business Administration major is a 126 hour program that includes 69 hours of general education courses (including 30 hours of Bible & Theology), 15 hours of open electives, and 42 hours in Business Administration-specific courses (15 of which are hours dedicated to the Entrepreneurship concentration).
- Production & Operations Management
- Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
- Consumer Behavior
- Selling & Sales Management
- Marketing Research
What can you do with an Entrepreneurship concentration?
Graduates who earn a bachelor degree in business administration with an entrepreneurship concentration will find that they have many career opportunities and possibilities that lie ahead of them. These are just a few of the possible careers with a business administration degree that you can pursue:
Entrepreneur/Small Business Owner
Many students that graduate with an entrepreneurship concentration are interested starting their own businesses.
With an entrepreneurship degree, you will be qualified to lead a sales team and work with individuals to help them achieve their personal goals as well as their team-based goals. A sales manager often relies on data in order to measure the progress of the team, and typically works to create training programs to improve the performance of the sales representatives.
A marketing manager with a entrepreneurship background is able to create and implement marketing strategies for an organization. The marketing manager works closely with the sales team and the communications team in order to move the entire organization toward its goals.
A financial analyst will collect, interpret and analyze financial data for an organization and subsequently use their findings to guide an organization as they make long-term investments. Those who earn a bachelor degree with a concentration in entrepreneurship will be uniquely suited for this in-demand position.