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
Jan 15, 2021
Spring 2021 - Entrepreneurship Garage Member Policy Updates
As we work toward a fall return, this article presents protocols and guidelines to help promote a safe and supportive environment at the Entrepreneurship Garage.
Dec 11, 2020
Your Guide To Holiday Shopping Ideas from NC State Alumni Owned Businesses
This holiday season, let’s band together to support NC State alumni-owned small businesses by buying directly from their e-commerce stores or purchasing a gift card. Happy shopping!