This course is now closed.

Thank you for your interest in this program, but we are unable to accept more applications or registrations at this time. Please explore our other opportunities and we hope to see you in summer 2024. 

Environmental Innovation

What impacts do environmental problems have on our local and global communities? How can we tackle these issues? Importantly, how can entrepreneurs continue to develop new businesses and innovate while maintaining a focus on environmental solutions and sustainability? Develop an entrepreneurial mindset that empowers you to tackle the ecological intricacies confronting our communities!   

Research environmental problems and investigate what – if any – work is being done to confront these global challenges. Engage your critical thinking, creative problem-solving and data analysis skills as you pitch innovative solutions that prioritize environmental responsibility. Gain proficiency in using digital tools to visualize and effectively communicate your innovative environmental solutions.

The future of our global communities’ hinges on innovative solutions that center the planet. Explore the ethical dimensions of environmental innovation and ignite your entrepreneurial spirit!


How to Apply

Duke Pre-College uses a 2-step enrollment process: 

  1. First, students apply to the Pre-College program, indicating their course(s) of interest. Apply now.
  2. After they receive notification of their acceptance into Duke Pre-College, they enroll in the course(s) indicated in their Pre-College Application. 

Learn more on our How to Apply page.