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CEL has developed a portfolio of degree programs and workshops using approaches that forgo traditional methods of starting a business in favor of a design that allows entrepreneurs and start-ups to adjust quickly to changing market conditions.


Employment of personal financial advisors will grow 30 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Build Your Career

The advanced graduate certificate, master’s degree, and MBA degree track allow¬†students to seek rewarding careers with high-income potential — and personal satisfaction.

Hands-On Approach

Business Education for Entrepreneurs

  • Learn as You Grow

    Elms CEL offers a strong foundation in core business concepts using Lean LaunchPad, a startup methodology for gaining immediate customer feedback in the marketplace during the business launch. The Lean LaunchPad model allows startups owners to learn as they grow their businesses and react to market demands.