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MTC Center for Entrepreneurial Success

Midlands Technical College’s Center for Entrepreneurial Success is home to a variety of programs to help small business owners and students explore their entrepreneurial ambitions. Co-located with MTC’s Advanced Manufacturing and Skills Center, the Center for Entrepreneurial Success also assists with prototyping and CAD.

UofSC Proving Ground

The Proving Ground is an annual entrepreneurship challenge to accelerate University of South Carolina students’ and alumni’s innovative business ideas. The live Shark Tank-like pitch competition, hosted at the Darla Moore School of Business, awards cash prizes in categories for both undergraduate and graduate students and recent alumni.