Certification in the Principled Entrepreneurship Institute program requires students to take and complete coursework in two semesters of Entrepreneurship I (junior year), Entrepreneurship II (senior year), and Economics (either junior or senior year). These courses are electives and consultation with your counselor is highly recommended when planning and designing your class schedule for junior and senior year if you are considering applying to the PEI.
Most coursework will be done during class time. Some projects may require outside of the classroom activity. We will focus on Discernment, Ideating, Business Planning, and Building during the four semesters in the Entrepreneurship courses.
Click here to access the application. Interested students can apply for the program in spring of their Sophomore year. Applications for Fall of 2021 are due April 2, 2021 at 5:00pm. Students should forward their completed application packages to Director David Friend at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, the PEI will include access to local events facilitated by Bay Area entrepreneurs, as well as optional participation in various educational summer programs, such as the Summer Shark Tank at Catholic University of America and Wizeline Academy in Guadalajara, Mexico. More details on these aspects of the program to follow.