Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
The Center's Mission
To help individuals discover and nurture their entrepreneurial potential for the creation of new ventures and the enhancement of their entrepreneurial spirit.
The Center's Goal
We seek to provide individuals with the requisite tools to help them achieve their entrepreneurial potential through experiential learning.
If you would like to use the center for an event or activity please click the link to check the center’s availability times. To book a time, please reach out to Kyle Anacker, G.A for the Entrepreneurial Studies Department, firstname.lastname@example.org
Key Features of the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
Student Venture Fund (SVE) – Rider will provide seed money for CBA students to create their own ventures while they earn their undergraduate degree. The Student Venture Experience won a Best Practice Award at the Small Business Institute National Conference in San Diego.
Advisory Board – Entrepreneurs who can offer advice and guidance to students – currently used for SVE and SBI.
The Entrepreneurial Studies Center is located in Swiegart 226 and is open Mon-Thurs 11:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. – CBA students have this location to brainstorm venture ideas. Check out pictures of the Center For Entrepreneurial Studies at the bottom of this page.
Join the Entrepreneurial Studies Club. Applications can now be found inside the center located in Swiegart 226.
- Resources for Current Students and Alumni
Click here to go to the Student Ventures Blog to read about participating in the Rider Student Venture Experience program or the Small Business Institute® program.
Entrepreneurial Studies Success Story: Ari Bluestein
To find out more information, please contact:
|Dr. Ronald Cook
Director, Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
|Dr. Lee Zane
Director of Entrepreneurial Programs