TAMIU's Small Business Development Center holds graduation ceremony

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - A total of 92 current and future small business owners received their small business management certificate on Friday.

Texas A&M International University’s Small Business Development Center held its annual graduation at the Monte Carlo Reception Hall.

The TAMIU SBDC is proud to announce a record-breaking number of graduates for the program.

Graduates took courses in various business topics including marketing, accounting, taxes and human resources.

The director of the center says its current class is 95 percent Hispanic, 75 percent women and 20 percent of them currently own a business and are looking to expand.