U of M Crookston Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies

Organization profile

The mission of the U of M Crookston Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies (CRES) is to encourage entrepreneurship through educational leadership, applied research, and insightful consulting. CRES achieves this by engaging undergraduate students, U of M Crookston faculty, and research facilities of the campus and local communities with regional entrepreneurs. CRES serves an eleven-county region in Northwest Minnesota.