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Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Urban Learning. Global Impact.

Recently named one of the nation's most innovative cities, Detroit is becoming known as a powerhouse in technological and entrepreneurial ingenuity — and Wayne State University is at the heart of it all. For nearly 150 years, Wayne State has served as a place of innovation, opportunity and support for students, faculty, alumni, community members and partners looking to turn their ideas into reality and improve quality of life. Today, Warriors have direct access to nearly 60 accelerators, incubators and training programs such as TechTown and Innovation Warriors; valuable resources such as the James and Patricia Anderson Engineering Ventures Institute, Patent Procurement Clinic and Technology Commercialization Office; and multiple degree and certificate programs, courses and clinics in business, engineering, fine arts and law. Every day, Warriors make an impact in their communities through innovation and entrepreneurship, leaving Wayne State's footprint on research, economic development and educational excellence throughout the region and around the world.

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