Employment Information

Entrepreneurship majors learn how to recognize and develop opportunities in business and not-for-profit organizations.  Students are prepared to operate in rapidly growing businesses, to participate in family-owned businesses, to establish their own business, or to plan, lead and contribute to new business development initiatives within larger organizations. 

For students who are not ready to start their own businesses of use their knowledge of business fundamentals in mid-level management, business consulting, sales, research and development, and recruiting positions.

Skills Needed For Career Field

  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Active Learning
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Self-Reliance
  • Tolerance for Uncertainty
  • Collaborative Communication
  • Process Monitoring
  • Analysis
  • Inductive Reasoning

Where Graduates Are Working

  • Aequitas Capital
  • The Odom Corporation
  • State Farm
  • Stearns Lending
  • Percipio Consulting Group
  • Iconic Soluctions, Inc.
  • Capitol Bankcorp

Additional Resources

Oregon Entrepreneurs Network

Oregon Entrepreneurs Network on LinkedIn