This certificate is part of the Entrepreneurship AAAS and is designed to be a step towards a degree. By completing the Entrepreneurship Certificate of Completion, you will have completed the first 30 credits of a Entrepreneurship degree.

Completion Award
Certificate of Completion
Length of Study
30 Credits
Starting Quarter
Fall, Winter, Spring
On Campus

  1. Identify and evaluate entrepreneurial business opportunities and strategies to promote business success
  2. Write an effective business plan and identify opportunities to initiate plans
  3. Acquire basic business skills in marketing, math, buying, human relations, advertising and sales

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Graduates of the program develop knowledge and skills in entrepreneurship to work in a variety of business settings, including starting one's own business. Virtually every industry employs people with entrepreneurial skills, such as the retail, wholesale and service industries. Salaries vary greatly depending upon the position, level of responsibility, previous experience or type of business the graduate starts.

Potential employers include: self-employment, small businesses, corporations, government agencies and private industries

Gainful Employment

Federal regulations require certain educational programs that qualify for a variety of federal student funding to comply with Gainful Employment rules.

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Estimated Tuition & Fees

(does not include additional program or course fees, books, or supply costs)

Per Quarter
WA-Resident Non-WA resident,
US citizen, &
Eligible non-citizen

On Campus
Non-WA resident
Non-US citizen¹
Non-WA resident, US citizen
Online Only
1 credit $150.18 $246.87 $337.97 $166.09
5 credits $658.90 $1,142.35 $1,597.85 $738.45
12 credits (full-time) $1,418.96 $2,393.98 $3,312.20 $1,579.76
15 credits $1,592.00 $2,579.20 $3,508.25 $1,755.35

¹ Includes all International Students, both on campus and overseas online

Additional Fees
Approximately $20 - $120 per quarter, depending on courses selected

Ways to pay for school

Federal aid, scholarships, grants, and more are available to help you pay for school.

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