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ENTREP 380: Bay Area Experiential Seminar

Quarter Offered

Fall: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11a.m. – 12:20 p.m. CT, Evanston
Winter Offered, time tbd, San Francisco


In this experiential class, students will gain exposure to work culture in the Bay Area. This will include externships at companies, from startups to Big Tech, in which students will shadow and/or interview employees to gain an understanding of the organization. The on-site externship – once a week for 6-8 weeks – will be supplemented by readings, reflection papers and weekly, hour-long discussions with the professor and classmates. Students will also submit a final paper summarizing broad class learnings, as well as observations specific to their host companies.



Course Details

Requirements that this course satisfies: This course satisfies the experiential course requirement for both the undergraduate and graduate minors in entrepreneurship.

Duration: 3 hours, once weekly

Class size: 25 students

Course number: ENTREP 395

Who Should Enroll

This course is offered as part of the Bay Area Quarter, so only students enrolled in the Bay Area Quarter may enroll in this course.

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