Enhance Your Graduate Degree with Entrepreneurial Skills

The graduate certificate in entrepreneurship and technology innovation is a part-time program for current students already in a graduate degree program at UD.

The program prepares you to launch a startup, work for an emerging technology company or foster innovation for a large enterprise. You’ll learn how to recognize opportunity, generate ideas, validate innovative business models, gain buy-in from others, bring new technologies to market and launch new ventures.


All courses 3 credits unless stated otherwise.

Required Course: choose one

ENTR654 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
ENTR660 High Tech Entrepreneurship
MSEG625 Entrepreneurship and Risk: Meeting the Challenges
ELEG660 High Technology Entrepreneurship

Immersive Startup Experience

ENTR655 Startup Experience I
ENTR656 Startup Experience II

Elective: choose one

ACCT820 Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
ACCT/FINC857 Private Equity/Venture Financing
BUAD871 Managing for Creativity and Innovation
BUAD883 Product & Price Management
BUAD889 Business-to-Business Marketing
CHEG595 Intellectual Property
ENTR650 Business Accelerator for Entrepreneurial Ventures
ENTR658 Application Development for New Technology
FINC850 Financial Management
FINC861 Financial Modeling and Valuation


To apply, please send your completed application (PDF) to the Lerner Venture Development Center via email or US mail. Once your application is received, you’ll be contacted to schedule an interview.

Lerner Venture Development Center (VDC)
132 East Delaware Avenue, Suite 100, Newark, DE 19711

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