Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program at TCC equips active duty service members and veterans with the skills to successfully open and operate their own business. Using the nationally recognized Lean Startup Method for entrepreneurship education, this program will be offered twice a year and will include mentorship and networking opportunities to help build a community for veterans interested in entrepreneurship.

Programs Benefits


This program features an online module designed to learn at your own pace.


Periodic on-premises workshops are included as part of instruction.


Veteran students can enjoy small cohort-based class sizes in the fall or spring semester.

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Calendar of Workshops

As partners of Veterans Florida's new “Ignite” Entrepreneurship Program, TCC offers its veteran students an entrepreneurship education and opportunities to attend ongoing workshops, networking events, mentoring sessions and an intensive 9-week program. This program is intended for veterans who have a vetted business idea and are interested in starting their own business or who have been operating their business for 1 -3 years. Get the foundational skills needed to launch or grow your business, backed with the support you need to make it happen.

Veterans Resources

Veterans Affairs - TCC's Office of Veterans Affairs provides specialized services to help students navigate state and federal education benefit programs. The VA office also helps our students make the most out of the College’s many resources.

Troops to Teachers Program - Troops to Teachers is a nationwide program designed to help transitioning service members and veterans begin new careers as K-12 school teachers. This program helps to provide jobs for veterans and members of the National Guard through addressing the need for an increased amount and diverse group of teachers in Florida. Service members can receive counseling and get referral services to help them meet the educational and licensing requirements necessary to secure a teaching position. Since 1993, more than 20,000 veterans have successfully participated in the program and transitioned to a career in education.


Veterans Educational Assistance Programs

Guidance for Choose GI Bill® Programs

Credit for Military Experience

Called to Active Duty


TCC Spark

TCC Spark! is an entrepreneurial initiative funded by First Commerce Credit Union that focuses on giving participants access to local entrepreneur-focused resources to help support their efforts of becoming an entrepreneur. Participate in workshops, speaker forums, mentoring sessions, and even the boot camp and comprehensive 15-week class that will meet you where you are in your entrepreneurial journey.

Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program      

TCC is proud to partner with Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program and CoStarters.