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Startup Entrepreneur

Quick Program Facts

Program Description

Start your own business doing what you love!

In our program, you will learn both accounting / bookkeeping skills and business entrepreneurship principles. 

You will gain experience in:

  • Fundamentals of bookkeeping & accounting
  • Spreadsheets & accounting software
  • Small business design
  • Business plan presentation

Eligibility Requirements & Prerequisites

At the start of training, you are required to demonstrate typing skills of at least 25 words per minute (wpm) with 3 errors or less in a 3-minute timed test. 

You will also complete an assessment of basic computer skills.

Credentials in Detail

To complete the certification, you must pass the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exam for Excel Associate and the QuickBooks Certified User exam. The fees for these 2 exams are not included in tuition. You must purchase the exams directly from Certiport. 

In addition to the TCC certificate of completion, you will have these industry-recognized certifications to list on your résumé. 

Course List

Check course availability

  1. Go to MyTCCTrack: Search for Courses & Course Sections—Advanced Search.
  2. Under Term, select a Continuing Education (CE) Term.
    • Example: CE Qtr 3 2021 Mar-May
  3. Under Academic Level, choose Continuing Education.
  4. Select Search.
  5. Use the Filter Results menu to help you narrow your search:
    • Under Availability, choose Open Sections Only to find classes that aren't full.
    • Under Subject, choose a subject to further filter the results.

How to Apply

Get started: Apply & register for class



Northeast Campus

Harry Johnson, Ed.D.
Program Coordinator

Call 817-515-6997


Northeast Campus

Stacy Liebel
Career Technical Education (CTE) Student Support Specialist

Call 817-515-6718


Updated August 03, 2021