Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship from Lynn University, in collaboration with Watson Institute

The deadlines to apply to the Class of 2024, beginning in August of 2021 are the following:

Early Action: November 15, 2020
Regular decision: March 1, 2021
Rolling applications: March 1+, 2021

Major in your mission.

Applying to this program takes three steps:

Apply to Lynn University

Lynn University and Watson Institute work together because we believe that to solve the toughest challenges facing the world, we must equip the next generation with the necessary tools, network, mindset, and courage to unleash a lifetime of impact.

This Watson Institute program is hosted at Lynn University and students must complete a Lynn University application:

Lynn University Application

Apply to Watson Institute

This collaboration between Watson Institute and Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL, brings together a cohort of social change agents and leaders from across the globe to build careers that align with their values and contribute to solving the toughest challenges facing the world.

Once you have completed the Inquiry Form and the Lynn University application, you must complete the Watson Institute application found at this end of this page.

Watson Institute Application

Chat with a Watson team member

Upon completion of the separate Lynn University and the Watson Institute applications, your submissions will be evaluated and you will be invited for a conversation with a Watson Institute team member.

This is an opportunity for the team to learn more about your mission and motivations for applying to the Bachelor of Science in social entrepreneurship from Lynn University, in collaboration with Watson Institute.

At this step you will learn about your admission into the program.

A lifetime of impact begins.

The Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship from Lynn University, in collaboration with Watson Institute, is for students who have a strong passion and commitment to make a difference in the world. The right candidate has agency in their own development, a growth mindset with a healthy dose of curiosity, and a passion for social impact and systemic change.

Ideal candidates have a passion for a particular issue or set of challenges but are not sure how to tackle them. This program is built for students looking to launch a multi-layered career with social impact at its core and provides training in business and entrepreneurship.

Please contact Javier López-Mochón, Director of Admission for Watson Institute, at with any questions you may have about the application process.

Watson Institute Application

  • Section I: Basic information

  • Watson Institute does not discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, or background.
  • Please only select programs/schools if you been a part of them. To select more than one, hold down the "command" button on macs, and the "control" button on windows.
  • What is your highest level of education?
  • High school, university, vocational school, community college, etc
  • Section II: Tell us about yourself

    We recommend answers for this section to be in the range of 200 words.
  • Our students spend a majority of the program learning how to create innovative solutions to specific complex social issues that they are most interested on. The entrepreneurial skill sets such as problem-solving and critical thinking that develop during this time to prepare them for their next steps in their careers and are at the forefront of the Watson experience.
  • You can share previous leadership roles, projects you have launched, clubs, extra curricular activities, awards, links to website, etc.
  • By checking below you acknowledge that you are aware that the Lynn University application must be completed alongside the Watson Institute application to be considered for the Bachelor of Science in Social Entrepreneurship program from Watson Institute at Lynn University.