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Sunday, June 16th 2019

Technology Commercialization (MGT747)

MBA with a Specialization in Entrepreneurship

Course Description

Successful completion of this course will allow you to develop the competencies to identify market opportunities, conduct technology based market research, procure licensing for early stage technology, and protect intellectual property.


  1. Identify potential market opportunities for an early stage technology.
  2. Apply models of technology and market assessment in conducting technology based market research.
  3. Utilize existing databases and other tools for conducting technology-based market research.
  4. Identify the key issues associated with procuring a license for an early stage technology from a government laboratory and subsequently protecting intellectual property.
  5. Prepare a commercialization analysis for an early stage technology.

Kimberly Davis King
Alex DeNoble

I look for three I's in an employee--integrity, industry and intelligence. Of the three, integrity is the most important.
~ Sol Price, SDSU'34
   Price Club


Passionate about entrepreneurship? Want to give an aspiring student or entrepreneur more fuel?

Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The Lavin Entrepreneurship Center at San Diego State University serves SDSU students, entrepreneurs and business leaders through entrepreneurial curriculum, workshops, internships, resources and events. For information browse the Programs section of our website, subscribe to the Lavin Center Calendar and sign up for the Center's Entrepreneurial Fuel Newsletter. Entrepreneur resources such as the Lavin Center resume guide, marketing and business planning tools and more can be found in the Resources section of our site.

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