This minor introduces a variety of strategic design and management methodologies and skills necessary for the creation and growth of entrepreneurial ventures in a fast-changing environment. Students will hone their competencies in recognizing and developing business opportunities. Students must have a disciplined and deliberate mindset as well as an openness to participating in group dynamics within creative and collaborative contexts.
The Creative Entrepreneurship minor is offered through Parsons'
School of Design Strategies and requires successful completion of 18 credits across six subject areas, as outlined in the chart below.
Note: Course availability may vary from semester to semester. Some courses may be in development and offered at a later time. Students seeking to pursue alternative coursework to fulfill the minor should consult with their advisors.
A student who has completed this minor should be able to demonstrate:
* Prerequisite: Quantitative Reasoning 1 or placement exam.
Minors are available to undergraduate students across The New School except those students at Lang and in the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students who are completing a self-designed BA or BS in Liberal Arts, who are not permitted to declare minors. For students at Lang or in the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students interested in pursuing a deeper study of this subject area, opportunities are available through the self-designed major in Liberal Arts. To explore this, contact an academic advisor or read more information about self-designed options for
Lang or the
Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students.
Students majoring in BBA Strategic Design and Management are also restricted from pursuing a minor in Creative Entrepreneurship. The Creative Entrepreneurship minor requires an application for admission.
For questions regarding this minor’s curriculum, including requests for course substitutions, please contact Aaron Fry, associate professor of studio methods, at
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