A Degree That Works

B.Y.O.B. – At Northwood, this means “Be Your Own Boss.”

Because entrepreneurship offers so many career avenues, your employment opportunities are compounded. Whether launching a small-business start-up or running a non-profit organization, managing a family-owned business or leading innovation as a corporate entrepreneur, revolutionizing an industry or creating a new one altogether – Northwood is the place to begin.

You will find our students and graduates as inventors or owners of:

  • Avocado, Inc.

  • Caveman Bob’s Paleo Brands, LLC

  • Clarity Consulting and Design, LLC

  • Dynamisis, LLC

  • Experience Marketing, Inc.

  • Element of Nutrition

  • Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited

  • George Kappaz LCSW Individual and Family Psychotherapy

  • Gladcounts, LLC

  • Great Lakes Marketing of Michigan, Inc.

  • Incuba8


  • Jiggee Event Management, Malaysia

  • JR Turnbull Communications, LLC

  • LaFontaine Automotive Group

  • Les Stanford Chevrolet

  • MillieBea’s & The Woodbridge Gypsey Den & Tea Room

  • Nelson Automotive

  • Paxahau Event Productions, Inc.

  • Purple Turtle Jewelry

  • Silver Lake Resort Campground

  • The White Dress

  • T.H.I.S. Corporation

  • Wright-Books 4U