Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Iowa State University

Program Details

Launch your next venture with the Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship & Innovation.  This 100% online entrepreneurship degree focuses on the strategies and resources needed for success, including:

  • How to secure financing, investors, and customers 
  • Marketing and growth strategy 
  • How to address risk 
  • Legal requirements and recommendations for new ventures

The flexible scheduling allows students to study when and where it is convenient.  For further flexibility students will complete two specialized tracks that meet their interests and goals.

This online entrepreneurship can stand alone, but it can also be taken before, after, or concurrently with a master’s or doctorate degree.  Nine of the credits earned can be applied to a master’s degree at Iowa State University.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Iowa State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Official College Transcript(s)