We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.
We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.
This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.
The Faculty of Business and Information Technology (FBIT) offers our students the opportunity to take a minor in Entrepreneurship. The information below applies to students from a faculty outside FBIT. If you are a FBIT student who is interested in the Entrepreneurship minor, see Entrepreneurship minor for FBIT students.
Students from outside FBIT interested in minoring in Entrepreneurship will take BUSI 1700U – Introduction to Entrepreneurship in their first or second year of their program and must receive a C+ grade to be eligible to apply for the minor.
The Entrepreneurship minor for students from outside of FBIT requires a minimum of 18 credit hours in Entrepreneurship courses. Students are encouraged to participate in either an internship placement with a start-up company or in the incubator. Students must complete three core entrepreneurship courses and two entrepreneurship electives.