KSU's new entrepreneurship degree a first for Georgia

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KENNESAW, Ga. (Oct 26, 2016) — If you dream of starting your own business but are perplexed about how to start, Kennesaw State University may offer the guidance you need.

Kennesaw State is now home to a first-of-its-kind program for the University System of Georgia. Undergraduate students can now pursue a degree in entrepreneurship in KSU's Coles College of Business.

The founder of KSU's program, businessman and instructor Chris Hanks,  shares more about the curriculum with 11Alive's Melissa Long.

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu