Transforming Engineering

With Entrepreneurial Mindset

A community for you.

Engineering Unleashed is a community of more than 4,000 engineering faculty and staff on a mission: To graduate engineers with an entrepreneurial mindset. Click here to get started.

Explore 1,800+ Cards with Downloadable Resources

Cards are faculty-created, dynamic resources that share modules, projects, classes, and labs. Our community publishes these resources to share best practices. Use these three cards to learn how faculty are instilling an entrepreneurial mindset in their students.

Entrepreneurial Mindset Card Starter Pack

Starter Pack

For the Entrepreneurial Mindset

Get inspired by faculty activities and projects that explore the 3Cs - Curiosity, Connections, and Creating Value - of the entrepreneurial mindset.
Ideation Techniques

Ideation Techniques

Videos, Guide & Curriculum Ideas

Supercharge the early stages of the design process by introducing opportunity recognition and ideation techniques.
Engineering Uplink

Intro for Students

Playbook & Videos

Help your students get unstuck and introduce the entrepreneurial mindset with these microlearning initiatives!

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Entrepreneurial Mindset Mission

The Mission

Entrepreneurially minded engineers combine skillset with mindset to become powerful agents of societal good.

The Members

Our membership spans the United States, encompassing first-year instructors to seasoned professionals to industry and society leaders.
Our Mindset

The Mindset

Get equipped to solve societal problems and create an environment for human flourishing.

Curiosity, Connections, Creating Value: The 3Cs

The community is focused on transforming engineering with the entrepreneurial mindset. This powerful mindset consists of three key elements known as the 3Cs.



Understand the broader world. Look toward the future. Explore multiple perspectives.

Today’s solutions are often obsolete tomorrow. Students must be empowered to investigate a rapidly changing world with an insatiable curiosity.


Think outside the box. Place old ideas in new contexts. Gain insights.

Discoveries alone are not enough. Students must habitually pursue knowledge and integrate it with their own discoveries to reveal innovative solutions.
Creating Value

Creating Value

Seek opportunities. Understand stakeholders. Have a positive impact.

Innovative solutions are most meaningful when they create extraordinary value for others. Students must be champions of value creation.

View Success Stories

Faculty and staff from across the United States have successfully implemented the entrepreneurial mindset and have positively impacted students. Read and discover how their experiences might benefit your work.

Zen rocks on the beach

Social Context

Aaron Sakulich, Assistant Professor

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Are your engineering programs socially conscious? Here's why addressing issues unconventionally can create value.
Engineering Unleashed Poking Holes in Design

Customer Discovery

Sabrina Leigh-Godfrey, Student

Arizona State University, 2019

Instead of presenting predetermined solutions, how do you get your students to become true customer advocates? By poking holes in design!
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Faculty and student experiences

Get inspired with tactics, resources, and inspiration for your own classes and communities.

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Engineering Unleashed Faculty Development National Workshops

Engineering Unleashed Faculty Development National Workshops deliver actionable, adaptable strategies and resources that empower you to create long-lasting value with the entrepreneurial mindset.

Faculty development doesn't end when the workshop does, either. Over the span of a year, you'll bring a project to life on your campus with guidance from coaches and fellow participants!

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Your no-cost membership in Engineering Unleashed gives you access to thousands of ready-to-use resources shared by faculty that cover a wide range of engineering disciplines. 

  • Adapt lesson plans, activities, projects, labs, and other resources
  • Publish your own class and course work 
  • Collaborate with faculty across the nation
  • And so much more!