The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

ENTR 3356 Introduction to Entrepreneurship

This is an introductory course designed to provide students a solid foundation into how entrepreneurs create value for themselves, their employees, and their communities. During the semester we will come to understand how entrepreneurs drive productive change not only in startup organizations but also in large corporations, in government, and in the social sector. Students will gain a deeper knowledge of the entrepreneurial mindset and competencies, and processes as well as explore how creativity and innovation can be used to solve problems and systematically pursue opportunity.




Junior level standing or permission of instructor All students pursuing a Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Arts in Economics, or Bachelor of Science in Materials Management and Logistics from VCoBE, must apply for and be admitted to VCoBE before they are allowed to enroll in the Advanced Business Core and Major coursework for their degree.

Schedule Type


Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

Dept of Internat Bus & Entrepr


As scheduled