Innovation and Entrepreneurship Graduate Certificate

Stanford School of Engineering

  • Graduate Certificate
  • Fee:
    Fee may apply



Entrepreneurship is a challenging, rewarding endeavor rooted in creativity and realized through practical decisions and strategies. This certificate program provides advanced knowledge in the wide-ranging aspects of entrepreneurial success: organizational behavior, large-scale entrepreneurship, marketing, accounting, corporate finance, and more. You will learn from accomplished business experts how to expand or transform your organization and manage your entrepreneurial ideas. Course concepts will be applied to real-world situations through teamwork and hands-on projects.

You Will Learn

  • The secrets behind the success of entrepreneurial high-technology companies
  • Practical approaches to cultivating entrepreneurial ideas, using case studies and real-world example
  • Entrepreneurial strategies focused on creating or responding to change and opportunity
  • Insights into topics such as corporate social responsibility, growth hacking, and product management
  • Concepts and theories to guide you in marketing, management, finance, long-term planning, teamwork, and more

Earning the Certificate

  • Tailor the certificate to your interests and career goals
  • Begin your certificate in any academic quarter an applicable course is offered
  • Take courses for graduate credit and a grade
  • Complete 4 courses from the course list
  • Maintain a B average (GPA of 3.0) or better


  • No academic prerequisites
  • Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word can be helpful for this certificate
  • A conferred Bachelor’s degree with an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better


  • To pursue a graduate certificate, you need to apply.


$15,120 - $20,160 (12 - 16 units) to complete the certificate


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Tuition & Fees

Time to Complete Certificate

On average, students complete the certificate within 1 to 2 years.



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