Educating and inspiring entrepreneurial leaders through engaged teaching, coaching and mentoring within a robust and vibrant entrepreneurial culture.

Applied, Evidenced-Based Curriculum

The IDEATE method is crafted for emerging entrepreneurs and beginners in ideation, offering a structured path to creating market-ready ideas and developing an entrepreneurial mindset through evaluation, hands-on exercises, and insightful reflection.

Nationally Recognized in Pedagogical Innovation

Programs across the country are adopting the IDEATE method to teach their students and our Center is consistently recognized as a leader by top associations in the field.

Jake Teitelbaum

  • Entrepalooza 2024!
    Entrepalooza is the annual marquee event for the Center for Entrepreneurship, and we welcome the opportunity to have you join us.
  • The Coric Family Speaker Series 2024
    Join us on Tuesdays throughout the semester to hear from successful entrepreneurs tell their story.
  • Demo Day 2023
    Get an inside look on all the ventures developed in Startup Lab in 2023.
  • Demo Day 2022
    Get an inside look on all the ventures developed in Startup Lab in 2022.
Professor Cohen and the students studying abroad this summer have arrived in Barcelona!
As we celebrate the class of 2024, we want to give a special shout out to Entrepreneurship Minor @cameronstorch! He was presented the Senior of the Year Award by Professor Dan Cohen. We can’t wait to see what’s next for him!
As we look back on this school year, #Entrepalooza2024 was definitely a highlight. This year was quite possibly the biggest one yet! We are so proud of every student who participated— especially our graduating seniors 🥹🖤💛
See you all tomorrow morning! Can’t wait to showcase all the hard work our students have put in!

The Center for Entrepreneurship at Wake Forest University is here to enthusiastically support you in pursuing your entrepreneurial dreams.

Spot Opportunities

We help our students develop a keen eye for spotting valuable opportunities.

Develop Ideas

Develop valuable ideas into concepts.

Solve Problems

Students develop problem solving skills and solve real world issues under faculty direction.

Learn by Doing

Students learn entrepreneurship by actually doing it!

Launch a Startup

Our most fervent students develop concepts into ventures via access to mentors and robust seed capital.