Gain the knowledge you need to succeed as an entrepreneur in any field.
Penn State students are eager to turn their ideas into viable businesses, to reimagine existing organizations, to become their own bosses, to effect change in the marketplace and in the world. Penn State offers a wealth of opportunities for students to gain the foundation they need to realize their potential as entrepreneurs and innovators.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Minor (ENTI)
Discover the minor with a major impact.
The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Minor (ENTI) equips students with the skills, knowledge, and entrepreneurially mindset needed to launch their own business ventures or become change-makers within existing organizations. Students can choose from one of ten concentration areas that best fits their interests and goals, with options spanning the arts, sciences, technology, hospitality industry, and more.
Live and learn in an entrepreneurial peer community.
In college, learning happens not only from textbooks and lectures, but also from who you meet. When you choose to live in Lion LaunchPad, you immerse yourself in a community of ambitious students from many different disciplines who share one thing in common: a passion for entrepreneurship. Living in Lion Launchpad can fuel your growth as an aspiring entrepreneur and allow you to build a network of like-minded peers.
Other Entrepreneurial Resources
Find clubs, learn about other major and minors, or find business startup resources.
Penn State has a large entrepreneurship ecosystem to support your curricular and co-curricular goals, as well as help you to grow your business ideas.