It’s not theory: Our accessible faculty of practitioners teach reality-tested methods culled from experience, market proven and ready for use.
Entrepreneurship is woven into the heart of Elms, creating a unique cross-disciplinary experience unavailable anywhere else.
Our use of Lean Launchpad delivers customer/product insight prior to launch, allowing nimble responses to evolving market data.
Business Education for Entrepreneurs
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.
Fund Your StartupRaise capital for your business venture. Through a partnership with Valley Venture Mentors, Elms offers CEL students a collegiate accelerator program that connects them with investors, venture capitalists, and philanthropists.
Boost Your Business IQCEL faculty use their industry expertise to guide students in making critical decisions about their business innovations. Learn the "art of the start" from experienced entrepreneurs.
Learn as You Grow
Fund Your Startup
Boost Your Business IQ