Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship

New stained-glass window in FSU’s historic Heritage Museum dedicated to Jim and Jan Moran

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship has become the latest entity featured among Florida State University’s stunning display of stained-glass windows in the Heritage Museum at Dodd Hall. The window was dedicated during an April 13 reception. The dedication adds to an array of windows that highlight events and entities important and meaningful to the […]

Jim Moran College’s expo draws largest group of student entrepreneurs yet

About 60 student-run businesses gathered on Landis Green Monday at the annual Entrepreneurship Expo hosted by the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University. Near-perfect weather greeted the buzzing crowds gathered to see the latest products and services offered by FSU’s burgeoning entrepreneurs.  John Breed, teaching faculty at the Moran College, helped launch the […]

FSU hosts ACC InVenture Prize, wins People’s Choice Award 

Florida State University hosted the sixth annual Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) InVenture Prize competition Saturday, April 2, demonstrating the university’s dedication to fostering innovation and encouraging entrepreneurship amongst its students.  Undergraduate students from all 15 ACC universities competed in the televised Shark Tank-style competition at FSU’s Ruby Diamond Concert Hall, pitching their creative projects in […]

The Big Story: November 29, 2021

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University vaulted 21 spots to No. 19 in the latest rankings of the nation’s top undergraduate entrepreneurship programs, published by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. The Jim Moran College also placed No. 1 in Florida, No. 2 in the Southeast and No. 11 among public universities. Read more …

FSU’s Jim Moran College named a top school for entrepreneurship studies

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University vaulted 21 spots to No. 19 in the latest rankings of the nation’s top undergraduate entrepreneurship programs, published by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.  The Jim Moran College placed No. 1 in Florida in the publication’s 16th annual ranking of undergraduate schools for entrepreneurship programs. […]

Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship to honor ‘7 Under 30’

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University will honor seven graduates who are making their mark as entrepreneurs at its 10th annual “7 Under 30” event.  The event is being held in conjunction with Tallahassee Startup Week and will spotlight seven successful FSU alumni entrepreneurs who started businesses before the age of […]

A roadmap to success: ‘Design Thinking’ sparks innovative spirit of FSU students

When Florida State University mapped out strategic goals in 2017 that would guide its path in strengthening the university, deepening its commitment to innovation and entrepreneurship was at the top of the list.  FSU’s efforts to pursue that goal have included creating the first standalone college of entrepreneurship in the nation with the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship, as well as an across-the-board push to kindle an intrepid spirit in students. Since 2017, the university has increased its entrepreneurship and innovation […]

The Big Story: February 15, 2021

Since embarking on an ambitious five-year strategic plan in 2017, Florida State University has cracked the U.S. News & World Report Top 20 rankings, created the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship, set a State University System of Florida record four-year graduation rate, brought in record research funding and increased enrollment of underrepresented or ethnic minority students. Read more …

A roadmap to success: FSU reaping rewards of strategic plan

FSU’s Roadmap to Success Starts with its Strategic Goals Goal I: Entrepreneurship and Innovation (E&I) ‘Design Thinking’ sparks innovative spirit of FSU students Goal II: Academic and Research Excellence FSU invests in interdisciplinary research to meet future challenges Goal III: Diversity and Inclusion FSU launches ‘Diversity Talks’ podcast Goal IV-V: Student Success Student success is […]

New FSU master’s program to focus on sustainability

Florida State University’s Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship is launching a new online major in the Master of Science program this fall to prepare students to help companies meet the demands of today but not at the expense of tomorrow.  The Master of Science in Entrepreneurship, Social and Sustainable Enterprises will offer graduates an opportunity to learn sustainable practices and good corporate […]