Center for Innovation, Business & Entrepreneurship

The Center for Innovation, Business, and Entrepreneurship (CIBE) at Wabash College works with students in all majors to develop their business and entrepreneurial knowledge and skills in concert with a rigorous liberal arts education to prepare them for success as innovative leaders throughout their careers.

This highly competitive and selective program provides students the opportunity to engage in educational and professional intensive experiences, entrepreneurship and project based management opportunities, along with meaningful internships that lead to enhanced skills development for solving real-world problems.

CIBE provides the focal point for credentialing and professional development modules in business and leadership for Wabash College students.  CIBE supports an entrepreneurial mindset through project based opportunities sourced from students, alumni, the College, non-profits, and local and national businesses. 

CIBE works by integrating facility resources, educational programming, and myriad robust partnerships and connections to guide students toward engagement in their communities, development of their professional capabilities, and enactment of their entrepreneurial ideas.

CIBE Programs include:

  • Liberal Arts Bridges to Business (LABB)
  • Fullbridge@Wabash Business Immersion
  • Indiana Lilly Internship Program
  • Financial Immersion Program
  • Healthcare Administration Immersion Program
  • Marketing Immersion Program
  • CIBE Partners Program
  • Case Study Club
  • Young Entrepreneurs Society

CIBE also produces the highly successful Entrepreneurship Summit each February, it is attend by students and entrepreneurs from across Indiana.