TITLE

DEVELOPMENT AND INITIATION OF AN ONLINE MASTER OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Summers, David F.; Holm, James N.; Summers, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
USASBE Conference Proceedings;2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Paper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The University of Houston-Victoria has developed and initiated a new, online-delivered Master of Science degree in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship. The program is based on the premise that economic development is a result of starting, growing and expanding, and attracting business to an area. Consequently, the program gives equal weight to the fields of entrepreneurship and traditional economic development. The paper describes the unique structure of the program, the development of the program using input from both academics and practitioners, and its initiation.
ACCESSION #
31131543

 

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