Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIENT) Undergraduate Major

Information for students who are interested in or majoring in CIENT.

CIENT (Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship) is one of the Smeal’s undergraduate majors.  This section will provide information for CIENT students and students considering the CIENT major.  You will find student spotlights, CIENT events, and scholarship winner information.

Introductory Video Descriptions of Courses Taken for the CIENT Major

Core Courses:

MGMT 425 - New Venture Creation
MGMT 453 - Creativity and Innovation


MGMT 365 - Social Entrepreneurship
MGMT 420 - Negotiation and Conflict Management
MGMT 427 - Managing an Entrepreneurial Start-Up Company
MGMT 480 - Business Transformation Consulting
MGMT 485 - Entrepreneurial Opportunity Creation
MGMT 486 - Entrepreneurial Investment and Resource Acquisition