Economic Development



Economic Development

A catalyst for growth


The College partners with regional economic development agencies and serves as a catalyst for Economic Development and Entrepreneurship in the region.

Regional Economic Development Partners include:

The College's Mission is to make our community a better place in which to learn, live, work and prosper.  In the Strategic Plan, one of the goals is to, "Serve as a catalyst for economic development & entrepreneurship."  

We do this by responding to the needs of business and industry, working regionally with economic development organizations, share our resources and expertise with the community, proactively participate in the development of entrepreneurship support systems, stimulate entrepreneurial thinking within ourselves and our students, and actively serve as a regional convener.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Crystal Young, Director - WSCC Business Opportunity Center at 231.843.5731 or cyoung2@westshore.edu.