Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program: Scaling Your Business

Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program

Seed funding of $10,000 for the winner and $5,000 for the runner-up in the pitch competition!

Wharton’s three-month online certificate, Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program: Scaling Your Business, provides entrepreneurs with a proven toolkit that goes beyond the idea. Leveraging Wharton’s strength in data-driven outcomes, we share proven techniques for scaling your business. Topics include how to build a team, choose the right legal structure, generate demand, and finance growth. And with pitch competition awards of $10K and $5K for seed funding, change could happen faster than you think.

3 months, online
3–4 hours per week

$1,950

December 9, 2020

To learn more, please contact:

+1.215.999.8689

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Delivered in collaboration with program partner Emeritus:

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Academic Director


David Hsu

David Hsu, PhDSee Faculty Bio

Richard A. Sapp Professor; Professor of Management, The Wharton School

Research Interests: Intellectual property rights, startup innovation, strategies for commercializing technological innovation, venture capital

Additional Faculty


Kartik Hosanagar

Kartik Hosanagar, PhDSee Faculty Bio

John C. Hower Professor; Professor of Operations, Information, and Decisions, The Wharton School

Research Interests: Internet advertising, internet marketing, and media


Ethan Mollick

Ethan Mollick, PhDSee Faculty Bio

Associate Professor of Management; Academic Director, Wharton Interactive, The Wharton School

Research Interests: Entrepreneurial strategy, entrepreneurship in innovative industries


Lori Rosenkopf

Lori Rosenkopf, PhDSee Faculty Bio

Simon and Midge Palley Professor; Professor of Management, The Wharton School


Karl Ulrich

Karl Ulrich, ScDSee Faculty Bio

CIBC Endowed Professor; Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions; Professor of Management; Vice Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, The Wharton School

Research Interests: Environmental issues, product design and development, innovation