Thinking of starting a

new business ?

Click on "Seminars" above to

view our Fall 2015 schedule

or to register online






The Edgecombe Community College Small Business Center is part of a North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS) statewide network designed to promote and support small business ownership and create new jobs. The Small Business Center offers no-cost seminars, workshops and panel discussions designed to assist prospective small business owners develop their ideas into realities, and to expand the knowledge of all business owners, managers and employees that will lead to growth, prosperity and new jobs. In addition, free, confidential one-on-one counseling is provided during regular office hours or by appointment at both the Tarboro and Rocky Mount campuses.

The SBC will offer over twenty seminars for Fall 2015. The Small Business Development Series, is designed primarily for those individuals who either have a new business idea or are just beginning to think about starting their own business, and are looking for ideas and guidance. Schedules for all seminars are included in the "Seminars" section of this website.

A Small Business Resource Center is available in the Tarboro campus library. The resource center includes periodicals, books, tapes, and other valuable information for the small business person. In addition, business planning software and access to personal computer systems with Internet connection is available for clients who wish to conduct research or develop a business plan on their own. All services provided by the Small Business Center are FREE.

Click here for current seminar, workshop, and course offerings.

Office Hours by Appointment, Including Evenings

For more information on the Small Business Center, or to set up an appointment,

call SBC Director Trudy Lynn

252-823-5166, ext. 220