COCC offers the following Entrepreneurial pathways:

Business Administration Department:

Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence and Development | CEED:

The  Entrepreneurship Certificate is wholly contained within the AAS Business Administration Small Business/Entrepreneurship specialization Degree and is intended for those without a specific business idea or whom are not ready to start a business but expect to in the future or work for a family business or small business company with the leadership responsibility to direction expansion and growth.

The Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence and Economic Development (CEED) programs in New Venture Creation Certificate and the AAS Entrepreneurial Management Degree are open to students from any discipline or major.

The New Venture Creation Certificate will enable students to create a comprehensive investment ready strategic business plan and provide the knowledge and communication skills necessary to critically defend and support their strategies and decisions.

The AAS Entrepreneurial Management Degree is a rigorous preparatory program intended to equip potential entrepreneurs with the skill-set and knowledge necessary to successfully start and operate a new venture. Structured to serve Entrepreneurs, Intrepreneurs, Managers, Leaders and Business Owners by providing a holistic and integrated immersion in all aspects and disciplines of Business.

For additional information contact specialized faculty  Theresa Freihoefer Management & Small Business Entrepreneurship 541.383.7734 or   Eric Spieth Entrepreneurship and CEED Team Lead.


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