Your Resource for All Things Entrepreneurial

Ciocca Center is a campus resource that encourages the Entrepreneurial Mindset through academics, hands-on learning, and university-wide programs and events.

Our vision is to be a globally recognized leader in expanding the entrepreneurial mindset through education and scholarship, while guided by Jesuit principles. Ciocca Center’s mission is to instill and expand the entrepreneurial mindset in SCU students, faculty, staff and alumni, throughout Silicon Valley and across the world. Ciocca Center embraces an inclusive approach that engages responsible innovation to address pressing human needs and create long-term value within our communities. We accomplish our mission by bringing together diverse perspectives, funding relevant academic programs, providing opportunities for interdisciplinary learning, and helping students learn to start their own ventures.


Browse the Ciocca Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Collections:

Entrepreneurial Mindset

Interdisciplinary Studies

Organizations & Initiatives

Other Resources

Staff Publications and Research

Training Programs/Toolkits