The mission of the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is to advance and promote entrepreneurship at the Broad College of Business, Michigan State University, and in the State of Michigan through research, education and outreach.
The goals of the Institute are to:
- Educate: Serve as a leader in the field of entrepreneurial education to Michigan State University.
- Validate:Provide the platforms for our student entrepreneurs to test and validate their nascent ventures.
- Support: Coach and mentor our students in the processes of new venture creation and innovation. Additionally, to advance and promote academic and applied research on entrepreneurship and innovation within the entrepreneurship ecosystem of Greater Lansing, the state of Michigan and beyond.