Provide students with the tools to be successful technical co-founders of their own startups. Explores the initial stages of founding a startup, including team formation, idea validation, pivoting and pitching, while employing an iterative methodology. Student teams will develop a minimum viable product, pitch their final startup concept, and be evaluated on product/market fit. Department enforced restriction, successful completion of a minimum of 36 credit hours of Computer Science coursework and approved WRTG. Advisor approval required. CSCI-BA students interested in taking this course should contact their advisor(s) early in their major. Formerly CSCI 4000. Degree credit not granted for this course and CSCI 5340.