Whether you're interested in launching your first business venture, or an existing small business owner looking to grow your current business, the Entrepreneurship A.A.S. program will give you the necessary skills to pursue that dream.

You will learn the fundamentals that will help you learn to better the odds of creating sustainable success in your business. Coursework will help you develop an entrepreneurial mindset and understand entrepreneurial finance, small business management, marketing, and legal issues for small business owners. The internet has greatly expanded the possibilities for small entrepreneurs, allowing businesses to establish niche audiences and clientele around the world.

This program is primarily designed for those who wish to enter the workforce immediately following graduation. Some students may choose to continue their education further.

This program is offered by the Business and Criminal Justice Department.

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NOTE: Additional educational requirements and/or certifications may be needed for some careers.

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The Center for Careers and Transfer provides career resources and services and help in identifying your skills and interests and how they connect to career possibilities. Transfer counseling services are also available and a list of transfer agreements are posted.
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“I think it was really good that I started at Hudson Valley because it prepared me not just academically but mentally.”

Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Ricky P. Thibodeau
Business and Criminal Justice DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.