Business Startups

MB-340
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
MB-201, MB-275, and either MB-255 or MB-355
Electable by: 
MBUS majors
Required of: 
MBUS majors in the entrepreneurial track
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

This course will introduce students to the concepts and requirements that must be considered and implemented during the critical planning stages of a business startup. Students will learn the basic concepts, including market research, submission of business licensing applications, regulatory filings, first contact with the IRS and state departments of revenue, location, organizational structure, financing, employee issues, and many other considerations. Guest speakers will be invited to speak on selected topics.

Department: 
MBUS
Course chair: 
Don Gorder
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