Participants in the Stanford Ignite – Full -Time program
Stanford Ignite – Full-Time

Stanford Ignite – Full-Time

Acquire the business fundamentals and the hands-on experience needed to turn your ideas into ventures in a four-week, full-time program.

Key Benefits

Stanford Ignite – Full Time is a certificate program that provides the business fundamentals to succeed at any entrepreneurial ventures.
  • Learn business concepts that span core business skills and also tactical functional skills
  • Reinforce lessons learned through practical application with team venture projects, where participants work in teams of five or six to develop a new product or service for an existing organization or a new venture.
  • Learn to successfully present your ideas during a daylong communications bootcamp, where you’ll develop your brief elevator pitch.
  • Test your idea at the culmination of the program during final presentations to a panel of venture capitalists, angel investors, industry experts, and experienced entrepreneurs.

Who Should Attend

  • Professionals with a bachelor’s degree and some professional experience (an advanced degree is preferred).
  • Graduate students currently pursuing a master’s, MD, PhD, post-doc program in a nonbusiness field.

23 Jun 2019 – 17 Jul 2019


In-person|Stanford GSB


Application is not yet available.

Program Fee

US $14,950

Stanford Grad Students & Postdocs

The rate for Stanford graduate students (Master’s, PhD, JD, MD) and postdoctoral scholars is:

US $500

The cost of attendance includes course materials, program events, and some meals.


Stanford GSB certificate


Kelsey Carlson
Program Manager
Executive Education
Ignite full-time participants

Learn More About the Program


Explore our carefully designed curriculum, and go deeper with select course descriptions or a sample schedule.

Application Requirements

Review all eligibility requirements, and learn about the application process.

Participant Profile

Learn more about our past participants, and find out if the program is right for you.

Faculty Leadership

Yossi Feinberg
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • Director, The Corporate Entrepreneur: Driving Innovation and New Ventures
  • Director, Stanford Ignite Impact – London
  • Director, Stanford Ignite – Full-Time
  • Director, Stanford Ignite – Part-Time
  • Director, Stanford Ignite – Post-9/11 Veterans

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