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Certificates

The Technology Entrepreneur Center offers four certificates, two for undergraduate students (Innovation 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, then contact Terry Cole at twcole@illinois.edu to discuss details.

Whether you want to start your own company, work for a startup, 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.

Technology Entrepreneur Center

Engineering at Illinois

351 Coordinated Science Lab, MC-228
1308 W. Main Street
Urbana, IL 61801
217-244-3124
tec@illinois.edu

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