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Entrepreneurship – Start your own business

The Entrepreneurship I training provides you with the basics of starting and running your own business. It will give a good overview of what is involved in successfully running a small business and will concentrate on the basic skills that are required of a sole proprietor, who will likely have to handle all aspects of the business. This course is intended to be short term intensive training for the beginning entrepreneur.

How long does it take?


1200 HOURS
(Approx. 20 months)

How much does it cost?


(Including tuition, books, fees, & supplies)

Click here for a breakdown of total cost.

Click here for financial aid resources.

When can I get started?

You can start the Entrepreneurship Program anytime. All courses are instructor assisted open labs.

Want to enroll? Click here to get started.

Gainful Employment Information

With an education in Entrepreneurship, you get the basic tools and training to:

  • Assist Business Owners
  • Start Your Own Business

For more information on gainful employment details, please click here.

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“My experience at Southwest Tech has been excellent. Not only was it a good education, but it was enjoyable. Southwest Technical College was the best choice for me.”

Bennett Olsen

“I wanted to do more and I looked into Southwest Technical College. It has been the best decision that I have ever made. I wish I had done it years ago. If there’s any reason that you’re considering doing something different, give it a try and go for it. I’m so excited about my future.”

Mishelle Cacho

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