The Small Business and Entrepreneurship Center (SBEC) offers resources and support for students and individuals within the community to
promote and advance small business development.
Computer resources, one-on-one consulting, networking events, and workshops are offered
for students and community member alike.
Top of Page
"Deciding to go back to school to learn English and obtain my GED has been one of the most important decisions I ever made. My credit ESL instructors guided and helped me to adjust to my new life as a student. They understood me as a student and as a person. Being a full-time worker, a full-time student, and a mother of three was not easy, but my instructors encouraged me to keep going. They spent time with me revising my writing and giving me feedback to improve my English, even after class time. They made me feel welcome and proud of being a student later in life. Now, I am a Hancock graduate with three AAs and am currently attending Cal Poly. I'm here because my instructors encouraged me to never give up. My ESL instructors believed in me even before I started believing in myself. It has been a long and not so easy road but I now know that I can reach all my goals."
Read More »
See us in action
Video: Students Marcos Ramirez and Emily Villegas enjoy the instructional support
they receive in the Business Program at AHC.