Teen Entrepreneur Academy (TEA)
To educate, train and empower the next generation of entrepreneurs so that they lead purposeful and meaningful lives serving others.
July 13-19, 2014 - Sold Out
July 12-18, 2015
Preparing Future Business Leaders: One-week Residential Summer Academy for High School Students.
The challenges facing high school students and our world grow more complex every day. Our world needs fresh ideas, innovative solutions and visionary leaders who can make them happen. These leaders are entrepreneurs. America's future is dependent upon the next generation of entrepreneurs, young people with new ideas and big dreams and the tools and training necessary to realize them.
This training is available at a unique housing summer camp academy at Concordia University through our innovative Teen Entrepreneur Academy (TEA). It's never too early to teach young people the basic principles of business and entrepreneurship. TEA provides real-world business training that helps teenagers become leaders with ethics and integrity. In one-week, TEA will teach the principles and practices of entrepreneurship.
|Topics Covered: Principles of Entrepreneurship
|Clarifying Your Idea
||Taking Calculated Risks
||Cash Flow & Projections
|Business Model Development
|Channels of Distribution
|Building a Team
||Business Launch Strategies
|Outline a Business Plan
||Raising Investment Capital
|Business Plan Competition
Students learn how to realize the business ideas or the passion in their hearts for business that God has given them. Concordia's business instructor and entrepreneur catalyst Stephen Christensen along with other business faculty and successful business leaders and entrepreneurs provide training. Student teams will write business plans and learn best business practices and strategies for starting a business. TEA is limited to 100 high school students. Investment is $800 (financial assistance available for low-income families) for United States students and $1,250 for International students for living on campus for the week including room, board, books, field trips and classes. Register Now. Questions, call 949-214-3198 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concordia University is located in the beautiful modern City of Irvine, California inside of an exclusive private residential community surrounded by $1 million plus homes, on a spectacular 70-acre hillside overlooking the surrounding cities. The master-planned City has been rated as the safest city in America for the past nine years. Read more about the City of Irvine Click Here.
Just signed up my son! This program is a breath of fresh air.
Dung Trinh, MD, The Barnabas Group
Teen Entrepreneur Academy Founder Nominated for Prestigious Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award
Stephen Christensen, founder of the TEA summer program, was one of the nominees for the prestigious “Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award,” in March 2013 and 2014. Read More.