Become an entrepreneur. Develop the foundational skills you need to start and run your own business.

To earn a certificate you must:

  • Complete and submit the certificate program agreement form* before beginning your classes.
  • Successfully complete all required and elective courses within 18 months.
  • Maintain a 70% GPA or higher throughout the program.
  • Submit the Course Tracking & Certificate Request form (included with the program agreement form) to receive your program certificate.

Online classes are $129 each unless otherwise noted. Course Suites/Series start at $199. Start dates are listed with each course description.

Required classes:

  • Entrepreneurship Suite (includes the following 3 courses)
    • Creating a Successful Business Plan
    • Start Your Own Small Business
    • Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring

Electives (Choose minimum of three):

Substitutions for electives are allowed. Please contact Sue Bailey,, for information.

VSU PACE reserves the right to add, replace, or discontinue courses in this program at our discretion.

(Updated 23April2021)