Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship minor transforms students into innovative leaders and responsible entrepreneurs, irrespective of their majors.

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The Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship minor focuses on preparing tomorrow's Globalpreneurs, providing a unique course of study that prepares students for navigating a successful course of entrepreneurialism on the world stage. The goal of the program is to provide a rigorous and in-depth study of the field of entrepreneurship, honing students' ability to start a new business venture or meaningfully contribute to a corporate or not-for­-profit setting.

Program Highlights

  • Exposure to real, scalable, innovative business ideas and ventures in the global arena.
  • An intense, immersive, international experience. Small cohort groups of 15-20 ensure mastery of concepts and subject material in a collaborative learning environment.
  • Access to mentors and the opportunity to build international networks students can strengthen throughout their careers.
  • Rigorous coursework thoroughly grounded in innovation and entrepreneurship using human-centered design thinking. Courses include Design Thinking, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and Global Innovation including a Global Practicum.
  • A 10-day international business trip fostering engagement with foreign companies
  • Funding support available for selected students.

Career Paths

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship minor prepares students to start their own business or help existing organizations innovate. No matter what your major, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship minor can support multiple career paths. 

Degrees Offered



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Course Catalog

Minor Requirements

Office Hours

Mon.–Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Admissions and Aid

A degree from a top-ranked, private University like Dominican is deliberately affordable and accessible! More than 99 percent of our first-year incoming students receive significant financial aid through merit- and need-based scholarships as well as state and federal aid. Additionally, for most students, there is no application fee, and we don't ask for test scores. Get in touch with a counselor to learn more about your path to an exceptional college experience at Dominican!

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Barowsky School of Business

Business students at Dominican develop a global orientation, an entrepreneurial attitude, a commitment to sustainability, and a strong sense of ethics and social responsibility.

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Faculty and Staff

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Jacob Massoud, PhD

MBA Program Director Professor of Strategic Management
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Courtney Budesa

Director of Internships and Professional Development Integrative Coach