Lynn+ Watson Institute

In collaboration with Watson Institute, a mission-driven program for young social entrepreneurs, Lynn's College of Business and Management offers a revolutionary Bachelor of Science in social entrepreneurship for the most promising next generation innovators, leaders and changemakers.

As one of a select few Watson Scholars, you can be part of a powerful community of peers that will support you and protect your courage as you work to solve the toughest social, economic and environmental challenges of our time.

You will also have the opportunity to:

  • Earn your degree, by majoring in your mission, in as little as three years.
  • Take courses inspired by Watson Institute’s award-winning methodology.
  • Connect with a powerful network of mentors and social entrepreneurs such as Jerry White, a leader of Nobel Prize-winning International Campaign to Ban Landmines; Tom Chi, who helped invent Google Glass and the self-driving car; and Erin Schrode, the youngest person to run for U.S. Congress.

Career opportunities

Prepare for a successful career in a variety of fields with a bachelor's degree in social entrepreneurship.

Students of the social entrepreneurship program have gone on to work with companies in the nonprofit, government and education industries. Here's a few companies where alumni have jobs or internships:

  • Frontier Innovators
  • VRVIU (Virtual Reality Media Company)
  • Crunchters
  • The Rees-Jones Foundation
  • Avazz
  • Amref Health Africa UK
  • New York Fire Department intergovernmental liaison
  • Americorps
  • Yale School of Public Health
  • University of Illinois Social Innovation Center

Estimated tuition

Full-time tuition for a traditional day undergraduate student is estimated to cost $35,960 annually.

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