Summer Discovery Middle School Enrichment Programs at UCLA
Entrepreneurship: Charting Your Own Course
Do you think you have what it takes to pitch the next great business idea? Experience an engaging, hands-on introduction to the necessary steps to become a successful entrepreneur! This program will help you tap into your business mindset and set you on the path to successful leadership. Students will explore the foundations of entrepreneurship - from recognizing opportunities, generating ideas, and innovating; to building teams and networking. Whether you think you might want to start your own business one day, or work in a leadership position at an established company, the knowledge you'll gain in this course will be fundamental to a successful career. Course topics may include effective communication to garner support to sell your idea; problem solving to overcome obstacles including change aversion; and crucial roles needed to build the perfect organization to execute your idea. Understanding these key elements is essential to develop a successful strategy and business plan. Learn what it takes to make a winning pitch, from documenting your new product or service, to writing a compelling business plan, and pitching your business idea to investors. Join us and take your entrepreneurial potential to the next level!
- Jun 23 - Jul 12: Residential Program - $8,899
- Jun 24 - Jul 11: Commuter Program - $4,199