Entrepreneurial Ventures, Master | Online (optional) | Central Michigan University | Mount Pleasant, United States
12 months
925 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
726 USD/credit 26136 USD/year
726 USD/credit 26136 USD/year
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Turn big ideas into successful ventures. First, learn how it's done from world-class faculty, then dive in with confidence. In the Master of Entrepreneurial Ventures program from Central Michigan University, you'll study the important technical aspects of entrepreneurship like, raising capital, building teams, and protecting your intellectual property.


Looking for a competitive edge as you try to turn an idea into an actual venture? Our master of entrepreneurial ventures program can show you the way. Learn to craft investor pitches and executive summaries, and study how to:

  • Form new business entities.
  • Build and motivate teams.
  • Raise capital from angel investors.
  • Use crowdfunding platforms.
  • Leverage social media and e-commerce tools.
  • Protect intellectual property.
  • Negotiate with clients and strategic partners.
  • Structure venture capital deals.
  • Manage growth and risk.
  • Harvest economic gains.

CMU's master of entrepreneurial ventures program is offered online. So you can log in from anywhere while learning with deeply experienced faculty from across the United States. Some are social entrepreneurs and investors, others have helped clients raise venture funding and create significant value, one even won an Emmy!

Program Highlights

As a student in the Entrepreneurial Ventures program, you will:

  • Compete for thousands of dollars at Central Michigan University's New Venture Competition. This annual contest seeks innovative student business ideas in several categories.
  • Build a schedule that fits your life with online classes.
  • Learn from world-class faculty at CMU and across the country.
  • Prepare executive summaries and investor pitches at the start of the program.
  • Assemble a portfolio for your venture including: formation and investment-related documents, intellectual property strategies and summaries, crowdfunding plans and campaigns, and social media and other marketing content.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technology for Entrepreneurs
  • Venture Capital
  • Growth and Risks at Emerging Ventures
  • Entrepreneurial Acquisitions and Exits
  • Entrepreneurial Transactions Capstone

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Along with the application, you’ll need to submit a $50 application fee
  • Submit a copy of your passport
  • Submit proof of English proficiency or your intent to study English upon arrival – unless you are from an exempted country where English is the primary language of instruction. 
  • You also may demonstrate English proficiency by completing the English studies program through CMU's English Language Institute. 
  • Applicants must provide a third-party course-by-course credential evaluation and document verification

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 925 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    26136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    26136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Mount Pleasant

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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