Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification

Entrepreneurship and Small Business is a certification that ensures tomorrow's leaders are prepared with the toolkit they need to get ahead in today's competitive landscape. Whether you are starting a small business or launching the next billion dollar startup, ESB validates a students' understanding of core business principles, including the essentials needed to launch and maintain a successful business.

Successful completion of this certification will validate the skills and knowledge for those students interested in working in a as their own boss and those with entrepreneurship and small business career aspirations.


The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is an international non-profit that activates the entrepreneurial mindset in young people and builds their knowledge about business start-up. The American Council on Education (ACE) The American Council on Education (ACE) is the USA's unifying voice for higher education. ACE serves as a consensus leader on key higher education issues and seeks to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives.