Introduction to Small Business

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Introduction to Small Business Class

Course Description:

This couse is designed to help students understand the basics of operating a small business. Students will write a business plan, research and design what it takes to start your own business. Meet with small business owners from our community through field trips and guest speakers. Build customer service skills through operating on site coffee cart.

Neighborhood Development Association and Goodwill EasterSeals are partnering programs who will support students in their pursuit to small business ownership

Requirements: TABE Reading test 404-535 or ELL Level 5-6 (tests are administered at registration  - for info about these tests/scores click here

This course is designed with these criteria: 

  • 10 week commitment
  • Classroom participation including working the school store
  • 80% grade on quizzes and tests
  • Portfolio completion  

Additional career information:
Small Business Resources

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Intro to Small Business 



Hubbs Center Saint Paul Public Schools 1030 University Ave West
Saint Paul, MN 55104
P: 651-290-4822 W:


Saint Paul



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