Compensation, Funding & Ownership
This course was created to give technically trained innovators and inventors a better understanding of how businesses and non-profits secure resources to achieve their objectives.
Presented from the perspective of the entrepreneur and employee owner, this course will help students better comprehend equity and ownership issues surrounding formation, launch, growth, and long term operation or exit for both non-profit and for-profit entities. Students will select the appropriate corporate structure for a variety of ventures, negotiate and establish basic shareholder governance, calculate capitalization tables, and estimate the value of an entrepreneurial venture.
Students with senior standing and above, from all schools/colleges, may enroll.
Winter Term Only
Credits: 3 Graded