Harness the power of the design process to create and develop your own socially innovative business, or master strategies for leading socially-conscious initiatives within your company. Each course builds on the next, taking students from concept to venture, from prototyping to validating and creating a tested proof of concept. Students emerge with future-forward business skills such as business model creation, organizational leadership, and pitching socially-relevant ventures to investors.
Timeline to Completion: Courses last six weeks. Most students take two courses per semester. Certificate must be completed in two years, but many students finish in two semesters.
Enrollment Type: Noncredit
Number of Courses: 4 courses
Format: Online only
Course Sequence: Students planning to complete the certificate are advised to take Introduction to Design, Social Impact, and Entrepreneurship first and Launch and Scale Your Social Impact Venture last.