Craven Community College has partnered with the business community since its inception five decades ago. Craven is fortunate to have enjoyed longtime support from county businesses and economic organization. The college has answered the needs of the workforce and businesses in a variety of ways.

Workforce Development – Workforce Development promotes lifelong learning by offering a wide range of programs and services. Workforce Development provides courses which upgrade the occupational skills and knowledge of individuals at all levels of labor and management, offers services to small businesses, and provides programs to meet the training needs of new and expanding industries. Learn more

Training for Businesses – Through Workforce Development, our experienced instructors will work with businesses to custom-fit training content and the schedule. This customized training can be conducted on Craven Community College campuses or at the businesses location. Learn more

Small Business Center – The objective of Craven Community College’s Small Business Center is to support the development of new businesses and the growth of existing businesses in Craven County by being a community-based provider of training, counseling and resource information. Learn more

Craven Community College Foundation – For nearly 40 years, the Craven Community College Foundation has supported the vision of higher education for the residents of Craven County and beyond. Established in 1977, the Foundation is a 501©(3) non-profit organization that provides financial support to thousands of students through scholarships, and funding for programs, equipment, new and emerging initiatives, facilities and other priorities on the New Bern and Havelock campuses.