Learn how to plan, develop and manage current or prospective small businesses with a technical diploma in Small Business Entrepreneurship from Gateway Technical College. Entrepreneurs turn their business or product ideas into a reality by developing business and marketing plans, supervising the operations of their business and using current and emerging technologies to successfully maintain a business.
At Gateway, mentors from local small businesses are paired with students to give them a real-world look into the field and help them reach their entrepreneurial goals. Coursework is focused on students’ current or prospective startup business operations. Course subjects include accounting, introduction to microcomputers, business purchasing, marketing and selling principles, e-commerce marketing, promotions and supervisory principles.