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Fall 2023

7339 Cougar Venture Fund - RASSIN- 13832

Students must see the Office of Student Services for registration services.

Professor(s): Keith Rassin (UH FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Non-Law Courses 
Business and Commercial Law

Time: 4:30p-6:00p  T  Location:  

Course Outline: The course number is: ENTR-7339. This is a UH Bauer college of business course.

This course allows students to learn how to evaluate a startup company for purposes of a venture capital transaction, including due diligence for the investment and transaction.

Invitation to Apply

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Admission to the class is by application and approval of instructor.

Please send applications to
Include the following information:
• Name, phone number, e-mail address, and student status (i.e. full time/part time)
• Transcript of courses that you have completed
• Resume that is no longer than 2 pages
• Personal statement
Your personal statement should address the following items:
• How your prior education and work experiences qualifies you to review various aspects of a start-up technology or company including: technology, marketing/sales plan, revenue model, financial projections and market risk
• What unique strengths and experience you will bring to your team
• What you expect to learn from your involvement in the Fund
• Please describe any constraints that might make it inconvenient for you to meet with teammates

For Registration please contact Mr. Derrick Gabriel at 713-743-2189 or by email: .


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Instructor Preference)

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