Academic Programs Coordinator, Chief Academic Advisor
1308 W. Main St.
Urbana, IL 61801
The Technology Entrepreneur Center offers five certificates, three for undergraduate students (Innovation; Innovation, Leadership, and Engineering Entrepreneurship; and Technology Commercialization) and two for graduate students (Business Management for Engineers and Strategic Technology Management). Each certificate requires students to take one or two core classes and a combination of elective courses or experiences within TEC and/or the University. If you are interested in any one (or more) of the TEC certificates, please fill out this interest form and Brooke Newell will contact you periodically to follow-up on your progress.
Whether you want to start your own company, work for a start-up, or work within a larger existing company, TEC has a certificate that is applicable to your needs. Earning a TEC certificate will allow you to gain the skills and resources necessary to become a successful innovator, entrepreneur, and leader in a more specific area. Students who have earned TEC certificates have said that the certificate has helped to progress their careers at a more accelerated pace.