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Entrepreneurship Institute

Explore the advantages and challenges of managing your own enterprise in the Entrepreneurship Institute. Our one-week program takes an in-depth look at ethical entrepreneurship, social responsibility, risk management, and the business operations of both the private and nonprofit sectors. Over the course of the week, you’ll have opportunities to hear from faculty members of Georgetown’s prestigious McDonough School of Business as well as local entrepreneurs. With an emphasis on personal development, our program incorporates practical, hands-on experience to help you build and improve your public speaking and communications skills, networking strategies, and team-building techniques. You’ll also have the chance to visit D.C. corporations and startups to get a firsthand look at what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur.

Estimated Tuition:

$2,895

Includes tuition, housing, and meals

How You'll Benefit

  • Listen to guest speakers, including Georgetown faculty and entrepreneurs
  • Develop a business plan and presentation
  • Participate in interactive discussions on business-related topics
  • Engage in exercises to improve your team-building and project management skills
  • Visit area corporations and startups

Program Format & Subject Areas

As a student in the Entrepreneurship Institute, you'll spend your day immersed in a blend of classroom lectures, field trips, hands-on activities, and group discussions. Throughout the course of the week, you'll have the opportunity to explore the following subject areas:

  • Personal development
  • Teamwork
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Communication skills
  • Risk management
  • Research
  • Public speaking skills
  • Startups

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