Resources for Student Entrepreneurs

The John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center at the University of Northern Iowa is a place where you can go to get the resources and mentorship that will help your entrepreneurial journey. Whether you are starting an idea from scratch or scaling an existing business, we are here to help. 

Starting a business comes with many questions, but you'll have no problem navigating through it with the right information. Here are some popular topics and valuable resources for student entrepreneurs to help you launch your venture. 

What is Social Entrepreneurship?

Social entrepreneurship is something many student entrepreneurs are interested in. But what is it, and how do you get started? 

Top Five Majors For Entrepreneurs

There are many roads that lead to a successful career as an entrepreneur. With the right degree, you can sharpen your skills and gain valuable knowledge. Although there is no right or wrong answer when it comes to choosing your career path, we’ve compiled our top five most useful degrees for aspiring entrepreneurs.

How To Become An Entrepreneur In High School

So, you want to start a business. What now? Becoming an entrepreneur takes more than just a great idea. It means knowing how to run a business, understanding the costs (time, money) and remaining resilient, even when you face failure and rejection.

Top Four Best Businesses To Start In College

Are you looking for a side gig to keep you financially stable while studying? Starting a business can pay tuition expenses, support your cost of living, and leave you with extra spending cash at the end of the month. If your business idea is profitable, it could lead to a long-term career in entrepreneurship. If you dream of being your own boss, diving into entrepreneurship during college will bring you closer to your financial and professional goals upon graduating.