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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Amy Guerra

Amy Guerra
Agribusiness Student

"I've enjoyed the wine courses here at Hancock. I have gained a better understanding and knowledge of the industry, specifically in the enology program. I hope to transfer to Cal Poly to major in ag business. The effort and partnership between our professors, the industry, and the universities make Hancock the perfect pathway for the full-time student or individual who wants to be part of the wine industry."
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Last Modified Jan 21, 2014