InterDisciplinary Entrepreneurship in Action

The IDEA Institute at Western Washington University promotes multi-purpose, interdisciplinary entrepreneurship and innovation. Any student from any college can receive a minor in entrepreneurship and combine it with the focus of their studies.

At the IDEA Institute, entrepreneurship is for everyone. Whether you focus on social justice, environment, arts, education, business, humanities, engineering or any other subject, this interdisciplinary program is designed to provide the knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully engage in entrepreneurial and innovative behaviors in new and existing organizations.

Whether you are a student, a professional, an alumni or community member looking to get involved, there's something for everyone. On this path to create an E+I Culture we teach the skills, knowledge and abilities that drive the change leaders of today and shape the world we share tomorrow.


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