Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship

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2021 Edison Awards Winner

The FGCU Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship was selected as a Bronze Award Winner for an innovative model of entrepreneurship education. We're most proud of our very own entrepreneurship major, John Ciocca, who won a Gold Award from the Edison Awards for his product in the Social Innovation category.

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Daveler and Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship 2021 Edison Bronze Award Winner for Innovative Model of Entrepreneurship Education

See our Students in Action

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Meet our entrepreneurs

 

 

A Program for Everyone


 

Academic Programs: Students working in entrepreneurship class

Entrepreneurship
Major

Design your path to an innovative career with a degree that encourages creativity and promotes success.

START YOUR FUTURE
Entrepreneurship students working outside

Entrepreneurship
Minor

A great option for those that want to learn entrepreneurship, but have a deep passion for something else.

expand your capabilities
Entrepreneurship students working as team

Entrepreneurship
Masters Degree

For professionals interested in learning more about corporate innovation or starting their own business.

GO BEYOND
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FGCU Runway Program Startup Incubator

Join the flagship program at FGCU for students and alumni to start a business.

LAUNCH YOUR BUSINESS
Entrepreneurship Living Learning Community

Entrepreneurship
Living Learning Community

Incoming freshmen are immersed in the entrepreneurial spirit of FGCU.

LIVE WHERE YOU LEARN
Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

Entrepreneurship Training for U.S. Military Veterans looking to starting a business.

TAKE THE FIRST STEP

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$29.8 Million*

Total Sales by Eagle Entrepreneurs since August 2016

400+ Businesses*

Started by FGCU Students and Alumni since August 2016

9872 Hours*

Student engagement in the Runway Program 2019-2020

*Updated 6/2020

 

Our New Home

Lucas Hall is set to open for the Fall 2021 semester.


 

 

  • Business Incubator

  • Classrooms

  • Makerspace

  • Media Room

  • Computer Room

Lucas Hall opening Fall 2021

Rendering of Lucas Hall courtesy of Rowe Architects Inc. and Parker / Mudgett / Smith Architects Inc.

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