Class Dates for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

The deadline to apply for the Cohort 17 class is October 1, 2019.

Learn more about applying for Cohort 17

 

Cohort 16 (Current) Class Schedule

DateTimeClass or Clinic
Thursday, Sept. 5, 20198 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Orientation
Friday, Sept. 6, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.You and Your Business (Module 1)
Friday, Sept. 13, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Growth and Opportunities (Module 2)
Friday, Sept. 20, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Financial Statement Workshop I and II Clinic
Friday, Sept. 27, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Money and Metrics (Module 3)
Wednesday, Oct. 2, 20192:30-5:30 p.m.You are the Lender Clinic
Friday, Oct. 11, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. You are the Leader (Module 4)
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 20192:30-5:30 p.m.Negotiations Clinic
Friday, Oct. 18, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.It's The People (Module 5)
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 20192:30-5:30 p.m.Legal Clinic
Friday, Nov. 1, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Marketing and Selling (Module 6)
Friday, Nov. 8, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Operations and Processes (Module 7)
Friday, Nov. 15, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Being Bankable (Module 8)
Thursday, Dec. 12, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Action for Growth, Part I (Module 9A)
Friday, Dec. 13, 20198:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Action for Growth, Part II (Module 9B)

  • Cohort 16 launch reception will be on Wednesday, Sept. 4.
  • DCCCD is closed for Labor Day Sept. 2.
  • DCCCD is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Nov. 21-22.
  • DCCCD is closed for winter break Dec. 24-Jan. 1.
Schedule is subject to change. 
 

Apply for Cohort 17

Classes are held at the Bill J. Priest Campus. Applications are accepted year-round, with deadlines for specific class dates. Please contact us for additional class schedules or any questions.

The application process has three steps:

Step 1: Quick initial application to determine if the business is qualified

Step 2: In-depth secondary application to verify revenue, staffing and business ownership

Step 3: Live panel interview

Learn more about each module.

Meet some of our module faculty.

Cohort 17 (Upcoming) Class Schedule

DateTimeClass or Clinic
Thursday, Jan. 6, 20208 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Orientation
Friday, Jan. 17, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.You and Your Business (Module 1)
Friday, Jan. 24, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Growth and Opportunities (Module 2)
Friday, Jan. 31, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Financial Statement Workshop I and II Clinic
Friday, Feb. 7, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Money and Metrics (Module 3) *Working Lunch
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 20202:30-5:30 p.m.You are the Lender Clinic
Friday, Feb. 21, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. You are the Leader (Module 4)
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 20202:30-5:30 p.m.Negotiations Clinic
Friday, Feb. 28, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.It's The People (Module 5)
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 20202:30-5:30 p.m.Legal Clinic
Friday, Mar. 13, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Marketing and Selling (Module 6) *Working Lunch
Friday, Mar. 27, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Operations and Processes (Module 7)
Friday, Apr. 3, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Being Bankable (Module 8) *Working Lunch
Thursday, Apr. 23, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Action for Growth, Part I (Module 9A)
Friday, Apr. 24, 20208:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Action for Growth, Part II (Module 9B)

  • Cohort 17 launch reception will be on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
  • DCCCD is closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 20.
  • DCCCD is closed for Spring Break on Monday-Friday Mar. 16-20.
  • DCCCD is closed for Good Friday on Friday, Apr. 10.
Schedule is subject to change.

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