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Collin College CE Offers New Entrepreneurial Certificate Series

Aug. 19, 2015 – Collin College Continuing Education will introduce a new Entrepreneurial Certificate Series on Sept. 1 for entrepreneurs or those formulating a business plan.  Continuing Education has partnered with the Collin Small Business Development Center to offer five free hours of specialized business consulting, including free in depth market research reports with successful completion of the certificate series.

The six course certificate series consists of four core courses plus any two of the elective courses.

Core courses:

  • How to Start and Operate a Small Business
  • How to Develop a Business Plan
  • Accounting & Record Keeping in a Small Business
  • How to Promote and Market Your Business

Elective courses:

  • Total Quality Management
  • Marketing and Business Management
  • Branding and Logo Development
  • Search Engine Marketing Optimization
  • Quickbooks - Beginner
  • Basic Bookkeeping

The series starts Sept. 1 with How to Start and Operate a Small Business.  This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 1-10, 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd., Plano, TX 75093.  

To register online, visit http://bit.ly/EntrepreneurialSeriesCE . Register in person at the Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093 or by phone 972.985.3711. Campuses will be closed Sept. 7 for the Labor Day holiday.  Online registration is available during the holiday closing.  For additional course information, email CEAdvisor@collin.edu or call 972-985-3758.

Collin College Continuing Education is the leading career skills training institution for adults who are not seeking a degree.  More than 70 certificate series and certification preparation training programs are offered in the health care, computer, administrative, manufacturing, logistics, education, management, service and hospitality career fields.

Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and workforce development.

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