Peter Newsome

“It is rare to find scientists that have a solid understanding of both science and real-world economics. This program looks like a great way to achieve this important synergy.”
Peter Newsome
PharmAgra Labs, Brevard

What's a PSM?

"The PSM [Professional Science Master] is being called the MBA for scientists and mathematicians. It's an education aimed at future managers who will be able to move comfortably in the business of science. Experts predict it will become the 21st century's fastest ticket to the major leagues in business and government."
USA Today, July 19, 2004

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Science and Entrepreneurship (SAE) Program

Do you want to be involved in technical innovation or start up a science-related business? Through our master’s degree (M.S.) in science and entrepreneurship, you will learn the skills required to succeed outside the lab. You will learn to evaluate technical ideas, research business feasibility, and create value from good scientific ideas.

Jon Snover and Students

The program will use technologies such as point-to-point video conferencing to create connections with off-site industry experts.

The interdisciplinary two-year program is a new breed of graduate program—the Professional Science Master (PSM) (see sidebar)—that will offer you flexibility and a wider variety of career options than current science and mathematics programs.

Expert faculty and industry mentors will guide you every step of the way as you complete our innovative curriculum and you’ll benefit from invaluable program opportunities such as internships, professional organizations, and scholarships and assistantships.

For more information about the Science and Entrepreneurship Program or to apply, contact the SAE Program.


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