Business Management and Entrepreneurship in Veterinary Medicine

1 credit hours | 9AM-4:30PM CST | Professional Development
Overview

Being a successful businessperson or entrepreneur in any field requires an understanding of a straightforward set of skills and the desire to define and fulfill a customer’s need.  In this course you will be introduced to the principles of successful businesses and learn how you can apply those principles in a veterinary business.  

You can preview the syllabus here.

Please note: Unlike our other online courses, this course is held synchronously from 9 am to 4:30 pm CST. Students will work in assigned groups, and live guest speakers will join the course every day.

The course is four days long, and offered once in the summer:

  • June 29 - July 2

What You'll Learn

  • How to find and critically evaluate business information
  • Best practices for client communications and sales
  • Marketing plan development
  • How to use tools and data to evaluate a business plan
  • Organizational design and management

Enrollment

Academic departments wishing to enroll their students, please contact the i-Learning Center at ilearningvetmed@illinois.edu 

Students wanting to join our course and pay individually may go ahead and enroll. 

Class Instructor
DVM, MS, MBA
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