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As a graduate of the Whitman School’s Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises (EEE) program, you’ll add value to organizations by identifying fresh opportunities, growing new markets and infusing innovation. Ranked #12 by U.S. News & World Report, EEE pulls comprehensive coursework, mentorship, internships, and professional resources together to create opportunities for you along four distinct tracks:
- New venture creation
- Corporate entrepreneurship
- Social entrepreneurship
- Family business
Core coursework covers entrepreneurial principles, emerging enterprises, and business management. Sample courses include:
- Discovering the Entrepreneur Within
- Imagination, Entrepreneurship and Creative Problem Solving
- Entrepreneurial Family Business Management
- Sustainable Enterprise
- Social Entrepreneurship in Action
- Dilemmas and Debates in Entrepreneurship
- The new Arts and Sciences dual program allows students to select one of four majors in the sciences, preparing them to work in fields, such as pharmaceuticals.
- Select the iSchool to develop a working knowledge of business along with technical training in information systems, setting yourself apart from traditional management students.
- Gain an edge in a competitive job market by selecting Newhouse, where you’ll prepare to become an effective business leader and communicator.
- Complete your B.S. and J.D. in six years through the Whitman School and College of Law 3+3 Joint Degree Program.
The EEE program is built on both the curriculum and student-centered opportunities for success, such as the Goodman IMPRESS* Program, which uses gamification and a four-house competitive model. Students earn points for themselves and their “house” while building skills for career success. Other opportunities:
- Start a business, explore new ventures, new products and new methods through a variety of innovative programs and initiatives at the Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship.
- Intern directly with an entrepreneur, president, or senior executive in a high-growth, innovative company located in the greater-Syracuse metropolitan area as part of the internationally-known D’Aniello Entrepreneurial Internship Program.
- Expand your base of knowledge and delve into various programming, events, and networking opportunities as a member of the Entrepreneurship Club or Family Business Club.
- Compete in the Panasci Business Plan Competition—a campus wide competition rewarding ideas and the quality of plans.
*A Whitman exclusive
Broaden your perspective and enhance your resume with a study abroad experience during your college years. Consistently ranked among the top 25 international education providers in the U.S., SU Abroad has more than 100 programs in 60 countries. EEE students most often go abroad in Florence, Hong Kong, London, and Beijing.
Life after Syracuse University
With a degree in Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises, you will be well-prepared to explore such careers as:
- Business Owner
- Management Consultant
- Business Development
- Market Research Analyst
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For more information or to visit the Whitman School, please contact Carol Heil, director of undergraduate recruitment at 315.443.9222.