Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Student Opportunities

Student Experience

Anything but business as usual.

An evolving and innovative portfolio of curricular and co-curricular resources, from theoretical to applied, guides students in developing the skills, knowledge, and mindset they will need, in their innovation & entrepreneurship aspirations.

The Entrepreneurship Fellows Program recognizes Goizueta Business School students who BOTH exhibit an entrepreneurial mindset (whether starting their own business or innovating at a company) AND demonstrate commitment to the Goizueta entrepreneurship initiative. Those selected as Fellows have access to the necessary hands-on education, exposure and experiences to develop their capabilities as life-long entrepreneurs. Both MBAs and BBAs may apply to become fellows.

Illustrative Program Benefits

  • Individual development plan working with Entrepreneurship Faculty advisors
  • Career advice and mentorship through staff, faculty and Entrepreneurs in Residence
  • Cohort-based events and social activities
  • Unique hands-on opportunities to get involved in supporting Center initiatives
  • As available, hourly compensation for project work per student employment policies
  • A $500 stipend per academic year to reimburse expenses related to attendance or participation in an entrepreneurship- or innovation-related conference or events
  • Multiple additional opportunities and benefits exist via the programmatic aspects of the Center

MBA Fellowship Application

BBA Fellowship Application

Aspirational Pathways

  • Entrepreneurship

    Gain exposure to startups or get valuable insights to help you found and build your own startup
  • Early-Stage Investing

    Rub shoulders with or support early-stage investors and venture capital funds
  • Enterprise Innovation

    Participate with corporate partners in advancing and managing technology product innovation

Emory University Partners

Current Student Fellows

Recently Offered Courses

Goizueta offers an evolving and innovative portfolio of more than 15 different courses for undergraduate and graduate students. The courses, which range from introductory to advanced, theoretical to applied, guide in developing the skills, knowledge, and mindset they will need, whether founding or joining a startup, or innovating within established firms, at any point in their career.

  • Entrepreneurial Accounting
  • Financial Intelligence for Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Valuation: Theory & Practice of Valuing a Business
  • Entrepreneurial Practicum
  • Entrepreneurial Private Equity Perspectives from Practitioners
  • Appcology: New Commerce Infrastructure
  • Think, Code, Make
  • Innovation in a World Gone Digital
  • Marketing Intelligence & Customer Insights
  • Research & Development Lab course
  • Entrepreneurship and New Venture Management
  • Leading for Creativity & Innovation
  • Applied Entrepreneurship
  • Applied Lean Startup
  • Innovation Strategy
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership

Research & Featured Faculty

The Center supports innovative research and curriculum. Our multi-disciplinary faculty and staff collaborate on curricular and co-curricular content so that students are well-prepared for the complex and ever-morphing challenges of entrepreneurship and innovation. We have a balanced mix of faculty from academic fields as well as experienced entrepreneurs.
Giacomo Negro
Professor of Organization & Management and Professor of Sociology (by courtesy); Associate Dean for Culture and Inclusion

Atlanta Tech Village

Goizueta sponsors an in-town incubator, with co-working space and conference areas at the Atlanta Tech Village (ATV) that fosters serendipitous interactions with hot startups in Atlanta. Winners of "Pitch the Professors" gain space.

Careers, Internships, and Experience

We encourage students to work at startups, apprentice at early-stage investors, and get a hand at building pipelines of startups at incubators and accelerators. We can help you identify what’s right for you and work through our partners and through the Career Management Center to find the right experience.

Ecosystem Collaborators & Partners

Where creativity meets opportunity.

Interested in entrepreneurship and innovation? Contact us to learn more ways you can get involved with student opportunities.