SBE Centers and Institutes

Creating an impact with for our community, for our community

Through our centers and institutes we engage the community in our activities and generate the visible results that are needed to grow our region and to inspire engagement with the School.

They allow us to create extraordinary experiences in learning for our students, connecting them with opportunities to serve in and learn about the community.  They help the North Bay professional community take advantage of faculty expertise. And provide access to business student talent, enabling an active role in the development of our future leaders. This is our unique role: acting as the educational nucleus of a thriving North Bay economy.

Entrepreneurship Initiative
Entrepreneurial energy, behaviors and thinking are the life blood of any thriving economy.  With the North Bay's commitment to the triple bottom line of social equity, environmental stewardship and economic prosperity, Sonoma State's role as the region's entrepreneurial epicenter comes naturally.  Learn how you can join the movement.

Center for Regional Economic Analysis
The Center for Regional Economic Analysis (CREA) is the first stop for information about the North Bay economy, its people and its businesses. The Center works as a public-private partnership focused on making the North Bay a place to do business now and into the future. Explore our work.

Sonoma State's Wine Business Institute
Created 15 years ago through a partnership with the wine industry, today the Wine Business Institute is reaching its goal to be the global leader in wine business education.  It is the only place to deliver the scope and quality of programs, research, and events for the wine industry. Find out what we're offering.

SBE Career Center
The School of Business and Economics Career Center serves as the North Bay's talent pipeline, connecting our student talent with North Bay businesses through its mentor program, internships, Career EXPO, and other services. Connect with our talent.


SBE helps seed entrepreneurial efforts and supports North Bay entrepreneurs. ...more
Economic Research
Regional businesses and North Bay municipalities have found common answers to the economic development and public policy questions they share. ...more
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