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M.Sc. Online

Social Enterprise, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

University of Denver

18 months
Duration
23808 USD/year
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About

Are you a social entrepreneur or aspiring to become one? Will a social innovation move the needle on a problem or challenge you're passionate about? Increase your value as a nonprofit leader and learn to address community issues in the Social Enterprise, Innovation and Entrepreneurship program of the University of Denver, designed to help you drive mission impact.

Overview

In the Social Enterprise, Innovation and Entrepreneurship program of the University of Denver, you'll gain the practical strategies and tools needed to take a social enterprise idea through to launch — plus all the steps in-between: funding, prototyping, scaling, marketing, measurement, and more.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Determine the strengths and challenges in developing a successful and impactful social enterprise
  • Cultivate innovation, design thinking, and other processes to examine an idea’s social value and market possibilities
  • Apply social innovation frameworks and tools to test a social enterprise’s business and financial structure

Career Outcomes

Predicted outcomes for graduates of Social Enterprise, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

According to the Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies (2016), nonprofits are creating jobs three times faster than for-profits and is the third largest industry in the U.S.

The nonprofit industry is a diverse industry with employers based in large cities to rural areas. Nonprofit professionals can seek employment in healthcare, education, social services, arts and culture, and more.

Job Titles

  • Chief Innovator
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Director
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Social Enterprise Consultant
  • Social Innovation Program Manager
  • Social Venture Advisor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading Nonprofit Financial Health
  • Principles and Practices in Social Enterprise, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Social Enterprise Strategies
  • Social Enterprise Experiential Learning
  • Leading Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organizations
  • Healthy Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organizations

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • English Proficiency.
  • No GRE or GMAT Scores.
  • Application Form.
  • The $75 application fee is currently being waived for all applicants.
  • Official Transcripts.
  • Photocopy of Current Passport.
  • A personal statement (two-pages double-spaced, 450-500 words) is required and should be submitted via the application status page.
  • Résumé.
  • Please submit an official copy of your final diploma or final degree certificate along with all appropriate official translations.
  • Financial Verification Form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35712 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    23808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35712 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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