Certificate in Entrepreneurship & Technology 

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses

If you have completed or participated in one of the following courses or programs, then only 4 units (plus the A. Richard Newton Lecture Series) are required for the certificate:

  • SCET Venture Lab: Your startup team in Venture Lab
  • Berkeley Skydeck: Your startup team in Berkeley Skydeck
  • LeaderShape Institute Program: Participation in the program
  • Applied Innovation Institute (Aii; formerly BMIC)
  • Internship at a Startup

If you have participated in European Innovation Academy through Berkeley Summer Abroad Program which include Challenge Lab (4 units) and Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (2 units), you are not required to take the A. Richard Newton Lecture Series.

* At the discretion of the program, a related course may be substituted for one of the required courses.  Please fill out the Alternative Certificate Courses Form and you will be notified whether or not the class counts towards the completion of your certificate.


Certificate Completion

Students who will fulfill the concentration requirements by the end of the fall or spring semester, must submit the Certificate Completion Application (available in mid-November for fall and mid-April for spring).  After your coursework is verified in early June, we will email you when your certificate is ready for pick up.

Contact Yeri Caesar at ycaesark@berkeley.edu for additional questions.

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