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    Adelphi University Summer Pre-College: Business and Society

    Adelphi University Summer Pre-College: Business and Society


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Three Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Business/Entrepreneurship
    • Sub-Categories: Business
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Career Clusters: Marketing, Sales and Service
    • Credit Awarded: Yes
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    Discover all aspects of the business world! In this course, you will develop the skills, values, and attitudes needed for success in business and innovation development whether starting a new venture from scratch or evaluating an existing business. 

    Sunday, July 9, 2023 - Sunday, July 29, 2023

    Topics include major functional areas of business, including marketing, human resources, legal structures, operations, accounting and finance, and risk management. You will be introduced to a variety of business development tools as an aid in the development of a business model and plan. You will:

    • Work in teams to develop a business idea into a comprehensive business plan.
    • Participate in an in-class “Shark Tank” pitch session.
    • Meet and chat with successful entrepreneurs from the most innovative companies (both established businesses and startups).
    • Visit Wall Street and the Financial District.