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.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

All courses 3 credits unless stated otherwise.

Required Course: choose one

ENTR 654 – Introduction to Entrepreneurship
ENTR 660 – High Tech Entrepreneurship
MSEG 625 – Entrepreneurship and Risk: Meeting the Challenges
ELEG 660 – High Technology Entrepreneurship

Immersive Startup Experience

ENTR 655 – Startup Experience I
ENTR 656 – Startup Experience II

Elective: choose one

ACCT 820 – Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
ACCT/FINC 857 – Private Equity/Venture Financing
BUAD 871 – Managing for Creativity and Innovation
BUAD 883 – Product & Price Management
BUAD 889 – Business-to-Business Marketing
CHEG 595 – Intellectual Property
ENTR 650 – Business Accelerator for Entrepreneurial Ventures
ENTR 658 – Application Development for New Technology
FINC 850 – Financial Management
FINC 861 – Financial Modeling and Valuation

Admission

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

hornprogram@udel.edu
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