Really? Universities creating ‘Shark Tank’ entrepreneur degrees

In a new trend taking over universities, innovation courses and degrees are being created to capitalize on America’s obsession with “Shark Tank” entrepreneurship

Credit: ABC Television Network

If you’re not watching ABC’s critically acclaimed entrepreneur-themed show Shark Tank, you’re missing least, according to universities.

Now in it’s fifth season with more than 8 million viewers, entrepreneurs pitch in front of six “shark” multimillionaire and billionaire entrepreneurs and investors, to help save or grow their business.

The show is syndicated on CNBC and transcends demographics: Teens, parents and grandparents tune in each week to see which new innovation will pique the curiosity (or sometimes ridicule) of a shark.…Read More