This program is geared toward students with a strong technical background and an interest in leadership who want to learn about innovation and entrepreneurial theories and apply them in the real world.
Our entrepreneurial engineering program will give you the skills needed to assess whether concepts are technically viable and how they impact the corporate bottom line. Topics include entrepreneurship and start-up practices, with an eye toward technology development, marketplace customer discovery and commercialization.
First In-State Program of its Kind
Study in the only S.C. graduate program that blends technical and business skills in this manner to produce leaders and entrepreneurs.
Complete a six-credit-hour supervised experience in the field of technology innovation and engineering entrepreneurship.
Learn from the Best
Take classes taught by both outstanding faculty members and experienced entrepreneurs and investors from the private sector.
Take on new venture creation projects through our McNair Institute for Entrepreneurism and Free Enterprise.
What You’ll Study
You will benefit from this one-year degree if you are an engineering or science major interested in a nontechnical career in management, sales or entrepreneurship. The program combines sound business analytics, a solid grounding in engineering principles and an understanding of technical viability to prepare you to succeed with an outstanding company or your own startup.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Organizing and overseeing tasks to achieve specific goals
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Working collaboratively with others to achieve a shared goal or objective
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Identifying opportunities and creating and launching new ventures
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
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