Lakewood University

Entrepreneur Certificate

Program Highlights
  • 2 Semester Program
  • Accredited
  • Instructor Assistance
  • Your Own Success Coach
  • Books Included in Tuition
Undergraduate Entrepreneur Certificate

In the Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Certificate Program, students will be introduced to the language and key concepts of business. Students will also be exposed to the essential functions of a manager and the communication skills required by that role. The program also contains a core focus on entrepreneurship and both the hard and soft skills needed to be successful in the field.

This certificate program includes 27 credit hours within Lakewood University’s Associate of Applied Business in Business Management and can be taken as a stepping stone towards further education.

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Program Outline
What You Receive
Career Outlook
Program Cost
Program Outcomes
  • Describe the core disciplines of business and their role in the organization
  • Explore entrepreneurship and types of innovation
  • Recognize the key elements of a successful team and the relation between motivation and performance
  • Communicate effectively via multiple channels of exchange including oral and written
  • Identify one’s social and ethical responsibility to stakeholders, the community and the environment
  • Describe how managers use information to make wise decisions on behalf of the organization
  • Recognize the skills required in planning, organizing, controlling resources and leading in a business environment
  • Identify the key elements of real estate law, ownership, and investment
  • Identify and understand basic managerial accounting concepts
Program Outline
What You Receive
  • Textbooks and/or eBooks
  • A success coach to help you navigate your way to graduation
  • Academic support via text, email, web portal, or phone
  • Mobile app for taking your learning materials on-the-go
  • Student Portal for instant access to lessons and support
  • Learning Resource Center online libraries
  • ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
  • An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads
  • Career services for life
Career Outlook

Entrepreneurs are essential for running companies and organizations and their work is central to the success of a company. Job outlook is projected to grow 6 percent from 2018 to 2028, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Employment growth will vary widely by industry, and is largely dependent on the rate of industry growth.

Program Cost
Entrepreneur Certificate (2 semesters)
Payment PlanTerm Total TuitionEnroll

Payment Plan – 12 Credit Hours

Payment in Full: $5,052.00
(per semester)

Tuition: $5,052.00

Lakewood University provides all textbooks, study guides, supplemental materials, achievement exams, and instructional support at no cost to the student.

Administrative Fees (in addition to the tuition above)

Application Fee- $0 for degree programs; $0 for vocational programs (first semester only)

Registration Fee – $200 for degree programs; $125 for vocational programs (first semester only)

Technology/Library Fee – $175 for the first semester and $100 per degree semester thereafter; $250 per vocational program term

Low-Interest Financing

Lakewood University offers affordable, low-interest payment plans. That means, unlike many other schools, you can graduate without going thousands of dollars into debt.

Low Monthly Payments

Lakewood University’s low monthly payment plans are designed to fit your budget.

Convenient Payment Methods

We make it easy for you by accepting VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards. We also accept debit cards, prepaid cards, checks, and money orders. You can simply pay online, by phone, or by mail.

Military Education Benefits

We actively support the education of active duty members, their spouses, and veterans of the U.S. Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Thanks to Lakewood’s low tuition, your military benefits will go a lot further. That means you can complete your education with little to no out-of-pocket costs.

Tuition Reimbursement

You may qualify for tuition reimbursement from your employer under the Employee Education Assistance Act, IRS Code, Section 127. Check with your human resources department or supervisor to see if you are eligible.


No one is turned down for the Monthly Payment Plans. However, Lakewood University does perform credit checks for all monthly payment applicants.