You already have an idea and you’re ready to become your own boss. Now you just need the tools to step out into the marketplace as an entrepreneur.

At University of the Potomac, our certificate course can teach you how to  Become an Entrepreneur. Get the information and strategies you’ll need to greatly increase your success when starting a new business or launching a service or product. Not only be your own boss, but grow your own business!

Don’t think you have the time? Classes offered through The Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center are designed for working adults and career changers. Our new Education-2-Employment programs are developed by industry experts to give you the knowledge, skills, and abilities that complement your real-world work experience and will equip you for success as you grow your career, start a new career, or change to your next career.

The online entrepreneurship course is self-paced and offers flexible enrollment, so you can start whenever you like and study on your own schedule. You can have up to 12 months to complete the course, but you certainly do not have to take that long! Classes are interactive, so as students work through the course, complete assignments, and discuss the work with other students and instructors, they gain a practical understanding of small business essentials. Learn how others have found success as entrepreneurs, how to develop a business plan, and best practices for securing funding and managing money as a business owner. The program also covers topics such as risk, economics, the global market, business ethics, legal considerations, business and management organization, human resources and marketing – everything you need to get started as a entrepreneur and build your brand, product, and business.

At University of the Potomac, you’ll learn the strategies you need to not only start a business, but help it succeed and grow. To get started, contact a training manager today for personalized assistance with enrollment or browse the course catalog for more business and career courses.

Visit to learn more about innovative career training courses for small business owners and entreprenuers. For more information on The Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center, call 1-844-­235-­9108 or email

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