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Center of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology (CEnIT) (Louisiana Tech University)

CEnIT focuses on the areas of technology entrepreneurship, design thinking, product development and lean startup. CEnIT also hosts conferences and workshops on these topics.


CEnIT is a partnership between Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science and the College of Business. This center focuses on the areas of technology entrepreneurship, novel technologies, design thinking, product development, and lean startup. CEnIT presents conferences and workshops for students and businesses in these concentration areas. CEnIT sponsors the TOP DOG Idea Pitch and the New Venture Competition for undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent alumni (graduated within one year). CEnIT is open from 8:00am to 5:00 pm Monday-Friday.


Entrepreneurial Organizations/ Networks

  • Students
  • Technology Based Business

Human Resources

  • Team Building


  • Feasibility Analysis-Product/Service/Market

Nonprofit/ Social Entrepreneurship

  • Nonprofit Formation
  • Proposal Preparation & Writing

Operations/ Production

  • Product Design & Development

R & D/ Technology Commercialization

  • Product Design & Development
  • Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/ STTR Program
  • Technology Commercialization Classes

Student/ Youth Services

  • Business Plan Competition
  • Business Plan Consultation and Development
  • Business Plan Training
Primary ContactDebbie Inman
AddressPO Box 10318
202 W Louisiana Ave
Ruston, LA 71272
Phone(318) 257-3430