You have a passion for solving problems and the ambition and drive to create a new product or venture. Now you can highlight your entrepreneurship experiences in and beyond the classroom.

The River Hawk Experience Distinction: Entrepreneurship

To earn the distinction in Entrepreneurship, you must:

  • Sign up for the Distinction
  • Complete and reflect upon two approved Entrepreneurship courses
  • Complete and reflect upon two approved Entrepreneurship experiences

RHED approved courses experiences may be either:

  • Pre-approved from the Entrepreneurship courses and experience list
  • Custom-designed Entrepreneurship experience or RHED Entrepreneurship by contract course:
    • Submitted by you to reflect your personal interests
    • Must meet at least half of the distinctions learning outcomes
    • All submission must be made prior to starting the experience or course
    • The approval process takes approximately 30 days and is approved by the RHED committee

The RHED Entrepreneurship Rubric lays out the learning outcomes targeted for this distinction that you will be able to showcase to employer and/or graduate schools after completion.

Once you have completed your approved courses and experiences, and submitted them with the required reflections through the RHED Portal, this distinction will be added to your transcript.

Please note: for each experience, you must submit a reflection guided by the RHED prompt. For each course, you must submit both a reflection and a supporting “learning artifact.”