Career Opportunities

Entrepreneurship

 

Earning an associate in science degree in entrepreneurship from Allan Hancock College will provide you with the skills necessary to start your own business. The possibilities are limitless. What is your passion? 

Why Choose a Career as an Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurship is a national focus. Recently the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship was established by President Obama’s Department of Commerce to bolster startup companies. The new Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship was started specifically to help entrepreneurs reduce red tape while developing great ideas into workable business plans by giving them training, funding, advisement, and access to data.

How about starting a

  • Restaurant
  • Retail or wholesale business
  • Event planning or catering business
  • Online retail business
  • Consulting business
  • Service business such as auto repair, construction, landscaping or a florist shop

Resources for students interested in starting their own business are available at AHC's Small Business and Entrepreneurship Center (SBEC) including: assistance creating a business plan, small business workshops, resident business mentors, and business networking.

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Suzy Schneidewind

Suzy Schneidewind
Medical Assisting Student

"I came to Allan Hancock College as an 'older' student. I was pleased to find out they offered the medical assisting program that I had been looking for. The campus has a relaxed, student-friendly atmosphere, and the teachers are well-educated and knowledgeable. I plan on becoming a certified medical assistant and hope to find a job in either an ob/gyn or Oncology office."

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Business student Jasmine Williams discusses her instructors' passion for teaching the material.

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Last Modified Feb 8, 2017