Entrepreneurship

Power your entrepreneurial drive with knowledge and skills you’ll develop in our multidisciplinary program, ranked No. 8 in the country. Offered as a major and minor.

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Program Overview

Immerse yourself in coursework that emphasizes every aspect of building and managing a new enterprise. Put theory into action as you create a startup – or two – in our rich co-curricular innovation hubs, guided by inspiring faculty and entrepreneurial alumni.

  • Learn accounting, finance, management, and marketing skills critical to entrepreneurial success from preeminent faculty.  
  • Immerse yourself in entrepreneurial endeavors beginning your first year through IDEA, competitions, and co-curricular activities.
  • Through Bryant Ventures, team up with like-minded students to create the synergy to launch successful enterprises. 
  • Establish yourself as an entrepreneur at the student-run Bryant University North East Entrepreneurship Conference (BUNEEC).
  • Engage in the Bryant Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO), frequently recognized among the Nation’s Best Chapters.

Offered as

Major | Minor

College

College of Business

Department

Course Catalog

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CROSS-DISCIPLINARY ADVANTAGE

  • Our nationally acclaimed business foundation cultivates innovative thinking and problem-solving abilities through real-world projects that develop leadership skills.
  • Your liberal arts minor will be a competitive advantage, enriching an immersive education that integrates analytical and critical thinking.
  • Whether you begin your career or pursue grad school after graduation, the credentials of your major and minor distinguish you.
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The Bryant Difference

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No. 8

College Factual 2019 ranks our Entrepreneurship program No. 8 in the country.

94% Agree

Of Bryant’s class of 2017, 94% agree that Bryant prepared them for success.

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No. 7

U.S. News & World Report 2020 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.

Where Our Students Go

Determined, visionary graduates of Bryant's Entrepreneurship program go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government, and nonprofit organization.

ABE & CO.
BLUELINX CORPORATION
FIGMINT
LEWIS BAY HOLDINGS
MARTIN TRUST CENTER FOR MIT ENTREPRENEURSHIP
MOHEGAN SUN CASINO
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
PEPCOM
PRESS HERE PUBLICITY
TRIBALVISION
WAYFAIR
LE CORDON BLEU CULINARY SCHOOL
PROVIDENCE COLLEGE
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH

Experiential Learning Opportunities

CAREER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • Shadow and network with accomplished Entrepreneurship alumni to explore different paths.
  • Secure an entrepreneurship internship, available in various sectors, through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from 100+ prestigious organizations at on-campus career fairs.

CLUBS/ORGANIZATIONS

  • Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization member
  • DECA member
  • Bryant Ventures
  • Bryant University North East Entrepreneurship Conference

SERVICE

  • IDEA mentor as a member of Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK)
  • Enactus member

INTERNATIONAL

  • Sophomore International Experience

RESEARCH

  • Bryant Ventures
  • Bryant University North East Entrepreneurship Conference
  • Research and Engagement Day presenter
  • Bryant App-a-Thon competition
  • E-pitch competition

Inspired Faculty

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Inspired Faculty

Our inspiring faculty are nationally-recognized educators, acclaimed industry experts, authors, and mentors who serve as consultants to organizations including Apple, Coca-Cola, FedEx, and Target, among others. Among them is:

LOU MAZZUCCHELLI

Lecturer, Department of Management; Coordinator of the Entrepreneurship Program