Small Business Development Center at Onondaga Community College New Fall classes

The SBDC provides free and confidential advisement to start-up and existing businesses. Introduction to Small Business Start-up will now be a “Lunch & Learn”.

Feel free to bring a bag lunch and learn what it takes to start your small business. The class covers legalities, business planning, financing, marketing and the realities of small business ownership.



Lunch & Learn

Fee: $30. For a list of dates click here!

Attorney/Accountant –


An accounting and legal view of small business basics for those thinking about starting a small business. An attorney and an accountant will be hand to present information on entity options, tax structure, leasing a space, sales tax and lease vs. buy along with other pertinent topics.  Time has been set aside to answer your questions.

Fee: $50

Small Business Practices –

11/10/15 & 11/12/15       

Who doesn’t want to do business with a “professional” in any line of work? All small business owners want to be regarded as an expert in his/her field? Together we will examine what makes a professional and what it really takes to be considered such. This class is designed for any and all types of businesses.

Fee: $55

QuickBooks 101 –QuickBooks


Learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business accurately and efficiently with the use of QuickBooks accounting software. QuickBooks is designed especially for the small to midsized businesses. If used properly, it is an excellent tool to assist the owner with tracking and managing the financial aspects of the business. This course offers a hands-on experience for you to learn and understand the chart of accounts, reconciling, invoicing, tracking payables and receivables, generating reports and more. Everyone will have access to a computer with the software to use throughout the course!!

Fee: $67

SBDC also offers “Fast Track to Business Start-Up” class every month…

Take a Class: Start a Business!  

OCC’s SBDC offers Fast Track to Business Start-Up class every month…
SBDC LogoAugust 18th, 20th and 25th.
Classes are taught at Mulroy Hall, OCC. For more information go to OCC SBDC’s website