Community & Business


Business Development

College Advancement & Economic Development serves businesses of all sizes. 

Whether you’re starting your business, expanding your business, or are ready to engage in international trade, our suite of affordable services can assist you. 

Browse our programs here or give us a call at (562) 938-5020 to see how we can serve you.



Every business starts with a bright idea. Whether you need help getting your idea off the ground or want to grow your business, we’re here for you. The Los Angeles Regional Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network is funded in part by the Small Business Administration (SBA). We provide individualized consulting and training to new and growing businesses.

College Advancement & Economic Development (CAED) at Long Beach City College (LBCC) is dedicated to bridging the gap between fulfilling business needs for a qualified workforce and providing education and training, including skill sets relevant to jobs in the 21st century. 

The Lifetime Learning Center Senior Studies programs are designed to engage older adults mentally, physically and socially. Each semester the Lifetime Learning Center offers a combination of tours, classes and lecture series to enrich students’ knowledge and appreciation of the world, the arts, and the community.