BS Degree in Social Entrepreneurship: Watson Institute at Lynn University

BS Degree in Social Entrepreneurship: Watson Institute at Lynn University

For the first time, the Watson Institute learning method will be offered on Lynn University’s campus in South Florida.
Lynn University now offers a full, 3-year bachelor’s degree that allows students to study social entrepreneurship and build a venture. The program will combine Lynn’s Dialogues curriculum with Watson’s unique learning method, which includes:

  • 1:1 Mentorship
  • Deep dives into the most pressing social and environmental issues of our time
  • Training in courses such as ideation, business model validation, funder readiness, virtuous entrepreneur, and transformative team.
  • Weekly workshops put on by world-class leaders and entrepreneurs from around the globe
  • A small, very selective international cohort of 20 students who are pioneering their education
  • Competing for seed funding
  • Traveling with the cohort during a scholar trip
  • Meeting with investors + funders during the annual “Funders Week”
  • Showcasing ventures during the annual “Summit”

Generous financial aid is available, with the potential for a full-paid tuition scholarship. More about financial aid found here: https://watson.lynn.edu/affordability/

Applicants must have a powerful idea for social change that they are passionate about and will work on as part of the degree program.

Official Link

Deadline: 15th March 2018