Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Incubate Ideas, Ignite Innovation
Wharton is the “Start Here” button for entrepreneurship.
Wharton resources, research, and network fuel innovation, spark ideas, and build businesses from startup to global scale.
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Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship
A complete ecosystem for Penn students interested in entrepreneurship & innovation
Mack Institute for Innovation Management
Forges industry and academic connections, transforms innovation research into real-world impact
Entrepreneurship at Wharton San Francisco
A wide range of initiatives and resources to help startups take off
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Entrepreneurial Programs at Wharton and Penn
MBA students in Entrepreneurship & Innovation major
students in the class of 2017 started their own companies
“Good designers relentlessly generate lots of ideas and open-mindedly consider alternative solutions. At no time are good designers frightened to entertain a crazy, competing, or uncomfortable idea.”
Prof. Karl T. Ulrich
Start and scale your business with online and executive courses.
Scaling Ventures: Developing the Playbook for Profitable Growth
Learn strategy, finance, and leadership and how they work together to create a viable plan for growth.
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This four-course series covers the conception, design, organization, and management of new enterprises, from opportunity identification through launch, growth, financing and profitability.
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Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Action
“While this program is a challenge, it’s also a once in a lifetime opportunity. You’ll make lifelong friends, join the world’s largest business school alumni network, and learn more than you thought possible.” – Maria Devassy, WG’23