Entrepreneurs and innovators are critical to the long-term health and prosperity of our economy and society, and are playing a key role in the revitalization of Detroit. The Mike Ilitch School of Business offers both undergraduate and graduate certificates designed for students from any academic background who are passionate about starting or nurturing startup ventures.
The multidisciplinary certificates, offered in collaboration with several Wayne State University schools and colleges, will benefit current and future for-profit and nonprofit professionals in business, arts and entertainment, communication and information technology, manufacturing, engineering, science and technology, health care, community and economic development, and other fields.
Undergraduate certificateProvides students with the specialized knowledge and skills to develop and launch startup ventures. The 15-credit certificate is open to students of all majors.
Graduate certificateFor graduate students and degree holders who wish to create or grow a new venture, join with others engaged in this effort or enter the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programs
Associate Professor of Marketing
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