May 26, 2019  
2018-2019 
    
2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate


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The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate (I&E Certificate) is a 15-credit sequence to actively lay a foundation, build a core, shape and polish a student’s capacity for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I&E) through engagement in advanced projects and ancillary coursework in the Andrews Interdisciplinary Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (AIIIE) .  This program complements any major and can be completed in 4 to 9 semesters.  Completion involves a capstone course that is a practical implementation of a project or launch of a business. This program is designed to be of special interest to traditional and non-traditional students who have ambitions for establishing a startup company developing or offering an innovative product, process, ministry, organization, or service.  

Total Credits - 15


Pre-I&E - 3


Courses available before formal acceptance into the I&E Certificate program.  

Capstone - 3


A capstone that integrates all Interdisciplinary project work into a successful point of launch.  

Skill and Knowledge Development and Application - 6


Courses that will give students opportunities to develop and apply the knowledge and skills necessary for a successful launch.

Elective - 3


Three credits of electives to be chosen in consultation with and approved by student’s primary I&E advisor.

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