"The future of NJ’s bioscience industry depends on innovation. This program is designed to give individuals and teams the tools and knowledge they need to create new bioscience businesses, as start-ups or within existing firms."
David Finegold, SR Vice President of Lifelong Learning, Rutgers University
While the pharmaceutical industry is comprised of large, highly complex organizations, an opportunity exists for entrepreneurial individuals and managers to start small, new entities focused on niche markets within the industry. The Rutgers Mini-MBA™: BioPharma Entrepreneurship is designed to help individuals and organizations navigate through the entire venture creation process, from idea generation to building viable BioPharma businesses. Participants will also enjoy access to the Rutgers Entrepreneurship community, including the Rutgers IP transfer process.
Eleven 3-hour modules. Must attend a minimum of 10 sessions to earn a certificate.
The Mini-MBA™: Biopharma Entrepreneurship is a certificate program designed for:
The program will enable participants to:
The Rutgers Mini-MBA™: BioPharma Entrepreneurship combines Rutgers faculty lectures, visits by successful entrepreneurs, and team projects to provide participants with a unique hands-on experience while developing their business plans and networking with the entrepreneurship community at Rutgers.
Eleven sessions will cover: