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Prepare for your career while building the business of your dreams

Students build their future in the most unique way imaginable: by creating, designing, improving and presenting their own business concepts. Using the power of creativity, innovative tools and resources, students learn how to unleash their human potential and embrace the entrepreneurial spirit.

The curriculum, developed in collaboration with INCubatoredu, takes students through a new way of learning. Students experience the entrepreneurial process firsthand, developing skills such as critical thinking, creative problem solving, teamwork and public speaking.

Entrepreneurship majors not only intelligently and astutely prepare to launch and grow their own business, but also equip themselves with highly transferable skills important to any organizational context.


Employment Opportunities

This program is designed to prepare students to pursue a degree in the areas of entrepreneurship and business development.

Entrepreneurship Majors

About this Occupation

Success in this career field requires creative thinking, problem solving, teamwork, leadership, and public speaking skills. Students must have resilience, adapt to changing circumstances, and meet new and/or recurring problems head on.


More than a third of entrepreneurs start their business during college, according to Entrepreneur Magazine

Learn from Experienced Instructors

Abby Williams

Entrepreneurship Academy Instructor

Abby Williams teaches the Entrepreneurship Career Training Program at the Danforth Campus. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Career and Technology Education with an emphasis in Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) Education from the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, and her Master of Education in Education Administration from Idaho State University. She taught FCS Education for 10 years at Putnam City Original High School, Teton High School, and Bethany High School. Abby is currently the owner and Chief Operating Officer of Northwest Pool Management, Inc. and was previously the owner of 2 startups in Teton Valley, ID.