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Technological Entrepreneurship

Postgraduate Certificate
12 months
19700 USD/year
19700 USD/year
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The Graduate Certificate in Technological Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University is designed for professionals with college degrees or current graduate students interested in corporate venturing or developing a freestanding start-up.  

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One of the biggest questions a first-time entrepreneur has to answer is whether to jump feet-first into the market with a start-up or to get a business education first. 


Graduate Certificate in Technological Entrepreneurship at  Northeastern University  offers an excellent middle path. 

It provides you with a 4-course, 12-credit “business boot camp” (5-course, 15-credits for International students) that will help you start your new venture off on the right foot but still get you to market fast. 

When you are ready to pursue a full graduate degree at D’Amore-McKim—now or in the future—the credits you earn during the certificate program may be applied to eligible master’s programs, including the Part-Time MBA.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Enterprise Growth and Innovation
  • Business Planning for New Ventures
  • Business Model Design and Innovation
  • Financing Ventures from Early Stage to Exit
  • Competing in Dynamic, Innovation-Driven Markets

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Personal Statement
  • Current Resumé
  • 1 Professional Letter of Recommendation 
  • Academic Transcript(s) 
  • U.S. Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0
  • Work experience 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    19700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19700 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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