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Ivy Tech Entrepreneurship program

The Ivy Tech Entrepreneurship Program, offered through the Garatoni School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, provides students with the education and support they need to achieve their business goals.

Through a combination of mentorship, networking, and education, students learn from community leaders and gain insight into the day-to-day operations of running a small business.

The program also offers opportunities for students to pitch their ideas to investors for funding. Students will create a comprehensive Business Model Canvas, learn about legal requirements, gain insight into financial concepts, and practice leadership and interpersonal skills.

Many successful businesses in the state have launched with the assistance of this program.

For more information, contact Steve Thrash, Program Chair and Faculty, Entrepreneurship, at or 317-201-9660.

The options are endless when it comes to entrepreneurship careers and salaries. Entrepreneurs are the visionaries and innovators working to advance our world in every sector. No matter what industry your business is in, Ivy Tech can come alongside you as you work towards your goals. 

The Entrepreneurship program prepares students for the following careers: 

  • Business Owner/Founder
  • CEO
  • COO
  • CFO
  • Partner