InLab@HCC Academics

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"Entrepreneurship education is the 21st century business degree that appeals to students with varying academic interests."
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"Entrepreneurship education is the 21st century business degree that appeals to students with varying academic interests."


Hillsborough Community College is a national leader in community college entrepreneurship education. Through the InLab@HCC, our interdisciplinary center for innovation and entrepreneurship education, we offer a comprehensive pathway of college credit entrepreneurship certificates and degrees. Scholarships are available for our college credit programs.

We also provide non-credit training programs, including veterans/entrepreneurship boot camps, top of mind educational entrepreneurship workshops, and a host of non-credit programs through our partnership with the HCC Institute for Continuing Education.  Students in any career can benefit from the valuable skills gained through our degrees and certificates. 

College Credit Degrees and Certificate Options

Entrepreneurship and Innovation CCC

This one-semester, 12-credit-hour program is designed to equip current and aspiring entrepreneurs to pursue various business paths.

Business Development and Entrepreneurship CCC

This 25 credit hour certificate was designed by local small business owners, entrepreneurs and HCC business faculty.

Business Administration Entrepreneurship AS

This 60 credit AS degree helps you develop entrepreneurial thinking skills, such as identifying, valuing and capturing business opportunities.

Entrepreneurship Transfer Track AA

This track is for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution to pursue a Bachelor's degree in business with a focus on entrepreneurship.

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    The STRIVE program is an entrepreneurship training program offered through Syracuse University's Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), in partnership with Hillsborough Community College. Learn more...