Certificate in Entrepreneurship

This certificate program is a unique bundle of interdisciplinary courses relevant to those interested in sharpening their innovation and entrepreneurship skills here at UC Davis. This certificate will be advantageous for students looking to start their own business or join a small company as well as those looking to join a larger corporation and engage in innovative work through “intrapreneurship.”  To qualify for the certificate, students must remain in good academic standing at the University of California, Davis, and receive a grade of ‘C’ or higher in each of the courses used for the certificate.

Core Courses

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (Eng 008)

Creativity & Entrepreneurship for Engineers (Eng 002) <-- not just for engineering majors!!


Choose 6 additional credits from courses in Ethics, Design, Communication, Intellectual Property, Leadership, etc.

Approved course list below.

Practicum Experience

Engage in at least one startup experience from the following list: