Our highly experiencial programs let you fast track your career, whether you want to launch the newest headline-making startup or bring added value to your employer. The Greif Center's immersive master's programs can be completed over one year, full time, or two years, part time -- making them short term investments with a long-term payoff.
MBA candidates may earn an entrepreneurship concentration requiring a minimum of four courses for completion. To qualify for the concentration, students are required to take Introduction to New Ventures, Cases in Feasibility Analysis, Venture Initiation and one additional elective course offered by the Greif Center. Elective options include Cases in New Venture Management, Investing in New Ventures, Technology Feasibility, Technology Commercialization, Corporate Entrepreneurship, Founder's Dilemmas, Acquiring Your Business or Opportunity, Entrepreneurship in Innovative and Industries: Life Sciences, and more.
MBA Concentrations: Entrepreneurship & Venture Management; Technology Commercialization; and Entrepreneurship & Operations
Academic Director: Professor Steven Mednick
Master of Science in Entrepreneurship and Innovation offers individuals with a passion for entrepreneurship the critical skills and knowledge needed to start a new company or pursue a career in corporate venturing and technology commercialization.
In this collaborative, 12-month program, you will develop a sophisticated understanding of entrepreneurial decision making, business model formation and evaluation, product development and execution strategies, team formation and growth, and launching and financing a new venture — a complete toolkit for the future.
Students from all academic interests and disciplines are welcome. This integrated business curriculum helps you thrive in a competitive marketplace and is a powerful complement to degrees in such fields as engineering, life sciences, communications, and cinema.
Academic Director: Professor Tommy Knapp
Master of Science in Social Entrepreneurship Solving world problems is no longer solely the province of policy professionals and social workers. Today’s complex problems require business acumen and leadership to drive sustainable change.
Social entrepreneurs are leading for-profit and non-profit organizations that offer innovative market-based solutions to problems in education, healthcare, poverty, and the environment. These enterprises and programs — from global micro-finance to mission-based.
With an MS in Social Entrepreneurship, you will experience a business education geared to the unique aspects of social impact and be prepared to become a leader in the eld. You will develop the acumen to balance head and heart as you embark on a career with meaning and attack pressing global challenges.
Academic Director: Professor Adlai Wertman; Administrative Director: Professor Abby Fifer Mandell
Certificate in Technology Commercialization Learn to take a new technology to market. Gain insights into the full commercialization process: invention, product development, technical and market feasibility analysis, intellectual property, business design, and venture funding. Link theory and practice through internships and projects. For more information click here.
Academic Director: Professor Pai-Ling Yin