Why a Center?
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation provides an engaged learning experience for students by carefully planning key events that inspire, instill and incentivize the spirit of entrepreneurship. For the Northeast Ohio business community, the Center provides valuable insights, research and tools to help either start a business or grow existing organizations. Overall, the Center serves as an incubation engine for local business providing valuable connection touchpoints to Cleveland State University alumni, students and faculty. The Cleveland State University SBDC - or Small Business Development Center is a valuable component to the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.