Ferris State University launched the Entrepreneurship Institute (EI) in the fall of 2011.The Institute, which will be based out of Big Rapids and Grand
Rapids campuses, will focus on the tremendous opportunities and challenges that becoming an entrepreneur
Developing the skills required to create a business start-up will provide Ferris students
with a greater variety of choices for their future careers.
The Entrepreneurship Institute has the following goals:
- To act as a resource center for aggregating and disseminating information related
- To develop a curriculum that meets the needs of both potential and existing entrepreneurs.
- To create an Entrepreneurial Incubator that will host entrepreneurs and facilitate
The Entrepreneurship Institute is proud to support Michigan Works! West Central as
they continue to help community residents start their entrepreneurial journey.
For more information about how Michigan Works! support entrepreneurship, contact Michelle
Herron at (231) 660-0253 or visit the Michigan Works! website.