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Start Your Own Business: The American Way

Are you an international interested in starting your own business and in improving your English skills at the same time? Do you know how to structure your ideas into a successful startup? In this course, become familiar with different business models to create a strong foundation for your ideas while improving your English. Learn to navigate registration, visa, and licensing requirements while gaining resources on financing and insurance. Develop an elevator pitch to introduce your ideas to others in clear, concise English. Even if you are just beginning to think about entrepreneurship, join us for an opportunity to discuss your ideas with others and get inspired in the process. This course is for students in the Advanced and High Advanced levels. Use our easy Course Enrollment Guide to determine which level is right for you and then register online. Any questions? Sign up for a free English language assessment and an individualized advisement session during open advisement hours by contacting us at ali@nyu.edu.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • The ability to structure your ideas into a successful startup business proposal
  • Knowledge of different business models and the skills to create a strong foundation for startup ideas
  • The ability to navigate registration, visas, and licensing requirements
  • Improved English language skills
  • Information on financing and insurance, as well as feedback on individual business ideas

Ideal for

  • Nonnative speakers of English
  • Students looking to advance their professional, academic, and personal goals
NO open sections available for this course at the moment. Please check back next semester.