What does it take?
Pathways in Business & Entrepreneurship
Students pursuing a pathway in business and entrepreneurship are preparing for careers in planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations. Prospective business leaders and entrepreneurs are on track to drive social and economic change that will shape our collective future. Career opportunities are available in every sector of the economy, requiring require specific skills in organization, time management, customer service and communication.
AT A GLANCE / BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Is this you?
I would like to explore and create with new technology.
I like to help motivate others to achieve their dreams.
I would like to learn about business policies that are ethical and sustainable for the environment.
I identify problems and ideate solutions.
I like to develop and implement strategies.
I like to organize and analyze data.
I find patterns in numbers.
I want to change the world through exploration, research and creativity.
I want to reach millions around the world through social media.
I want to sell the next big thing.
I am willing to take risks.
I am innovative and creative.
ENTREPRENEURSHIP & INNOVATION
Our students learn to identify a problem, find an opportunity, market-research, create a deck that pitches a desirable, feasible, and viable project or business idea. We understand that future business leaders must be agile problem solvers who create social value and spread economic opportunities. Our students are ready for the fourth industrial revolution and to be ethical leaders who wish to participate in a circular economy.
COLLEGES & PROGRAMS
Where should I study?
GPA alumni have earned acceptance to Babson, NYU, UPenn, and USC. However, we are also paying close attention to how schools are creating programs that integrate business, entrepreneurship, and marketing with design and technology.
Explore the possibilities
Check out the different pathways within this interest cluster, which include information regarding specific careers! If you are looking to see what a student does in one of these paths, keep scrolling!
Here's what GPA Alumni are doing to pursue this pathway in their postsecondary education. This provides a glimpse in what you could be doing as a result of pursuing one of these paths!