We are your resource for all things entrepreneurial

Welcome to the Centre of Entrepreneurship (COE) – ACCEL, a one-stop resource for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs. This site is the home of  programs and activities at Centennial College that support interested public, entrepreneurs and Small- to Medium-Sized Enterprises to start or grow their own businesses.

At COE – ACCEL we believe that innovation and entrepreneurship are within everyone’s grasp.  We also believe that sustainability and social entrepreneurship are increasingly important in the world today.

Our mission is educating, inspiring and empowering human and organizational potential through entrepreneurial mindset and actionable lifelong skills for career, personal, enterprise and societal success.

COE-ACCEL is dedicated to relentless focus on innovation for transforming lives and communities to make the world better, through agile, experiential programs and activities for sustainable social as well as conventional entrepreneurship, developing the mindset and key essential skills to future-proof careers and develop change leaders.

COE-ACCEL is also continuing the work to embed entrepreneurship learning outcomes into curriculum across all schools. We are working with our academic partners to support students’ learning towards the skills needed to flourish in an ever-changing global economy.

COE – ACCEL provides all the resources needed to learn about entrepreneurship in the classroom, learn and practice entrepreneurship skills through experiential co-curricular program and learning activities and opportunity to hone these through our multi-track programming suitable for all levels from early explorers to operating businesses.

COE-ACCEL programs are open to students, staff and community, and they are available to work-integrated learning options, including internships, field placements or co-op opportunities.

As you look around this site, you will find tools and resources to help you get going – check them out to see what we have to offer.

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