Leading the Way
Our world-class entrepreneurship faculty and nationally-recognized learning models lead the way for entrepreneurs at NC State.
- 22 faculty members across eight academic departments teach at least one undergraduate entrepreneurship course.
- 71 percent of undergraduate entrepreneurship faculty serve on boards of directors or advisory boards to commercial and social ventures.
- 59 percent of undergraduate entrepreneurship faculty have started, bought or run a business.
12 Startups Launched
The Chancellor's Innovation Fund has led to the creation of a dozen new companies.Learn More
Resources for Faculty Innovators
Get connected with the resources offered by the Office of Technology Commercialization and New Ventures.
Utilizing the National Science Foundation’s I-Corps framework, OTCNV teaches university scientists and engineers how to apply lean startup methodology for bringing university-developed products and services to the marketplace. Funding is available through the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, awarding up to $75,000 to support short-term commercially-focused research projects.
Faculty and Staff News
Apr 8, 2021
Ambassador Post: How To Network as an Aspiring Student Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship ambassador, Anas Affane, shares his story and personal insights on how to successfully network as an aspiring entrepreneurial student.
Mar 25, 2021
Ambassador Post: 3 Tips Every Aspiring Student Entrepreneur Should Know
Entrepreneurship student ambassador, Joyce Wong shares the lessons she has learned after taking entrepreneurial classes throughout her time at NC State and her experiences as a student ambassador.