Take your inspiration, ideate and turn it into a final, real product through the VCU da Vinci Center. The VCU School of Business serves as a partner to the center, which provides a cross-disciplinary, collaborative approach to new product innovation.

We've teamed up with the VCU School of the Arts, the VCU School of Engineering and the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences to provide this unique collegiate model that advances entrepreneurship.

Programs

The academic and other program offerings of the da Vinci Center aim to create T-shaped individuals: individuals who are anchored in a discipline and have the capacity and openness to span across disciplines.

Regardless of whether you set up your own company or develop an innovative product, you'll walk away from our programs confident in your ability to be a problem solver, creator and maker.

The da Vinci Center offers the following degrees and certificates:

Undergraduate certificate in product innovation

Learn to manage product design, product development and new product introduction.

Undergraduate certificate in venture creation

Develop a multidisciplinary mindset for successful entrepreneurship and venture creation.

Master of Product Innovation

Focus on the creation, development and commercialization of new products and services while preparing for key leadership roles.