ucla anderson price center students curriculum
For Students
 

Prepare to Drive Change as an Entrepreneur

 

Price Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation provides a set of integrated academic and extracurricular experiences designed to develop an entrepreneurial competence in MBA students. Our academic program departs from traditional business studies by emphasizing social innovation and producing managers who know how to marshal resources for new wealth creations.

 

Our Curriculum

 

Move seamlessly from classroom learning to real business environments


The Price Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation provides a set of integrated academic and extracurricular experiences designed to develop an entrepreneurial competence in MBA students. Our academic program departs from traditional business studies by emphasizing social innovation and producing managers who know how to marshal resources for new wealth creations.

Some of our most popular entrepreneurial courses include:

Entrepreneurship & Business Plan
Development

Managing
Entrepreneurial
Operations

Technology for
Competitive
Advantage

Law/Negotiations
for
Entrepreneurs

Undergraduate Minor in Entrepreneurship

Whether you’re a biology major with an idea for a new device to improve health care, a communications student looking to start your own marketing company or someone seeking to take on business development in a larger organization, the entrepreneurship minor at UCLA offers the knowledge to transform your entrepreneurial ideas into reality.

 

For Student Entrepreneurs

 

Entrepreneurship Association

The organization of over 600 members works closely with the Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation to prepare MBA candidates for the challenges of management in entrepreneurial environments. The EA holds over 50 events each year, including hands-on workshops, intimate networking events with successful entrepreneurs and local startups, and a world-class business plan competition.

ucla anderson knapp venture competition

Knapp Venture Competition

The Knapp Venture Competition is the premier academic business plan competition in Southern California, and has given more than 1,800 UCLA Anderson students a unique venture creation experience that has been instrumental in launching numerous businesses. Competition registration begins in March.

Venture Accelerator at UCLA Anderson

Where Startups Get Started

The UCLA Anderson Venture Accelerator is a six-month, immersive program designed UCLA to enable the success of promising startups.

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Where You Want to Be

 

The following are some of the companies founded by UCLA Anderson MBA students and alumni:

 

Price Center Fellowships

 

The Price Center administers numerous fellowships, award programs and teaching assistant opportunities that allow MBA students opportunities to test classroom theory and learn from a breadth of practical management experiences. Students who earn fellowships will put their management skills to work while developing their own entrepreneurial ideas in such areas as finance, nonprofit management and small business consulting.