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About the Small Business Development Center

The Alabama Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at ASU is located in the College of Business Administration building and our mission is to provide technical and management assistance to small businesses and prospective business owners by offering one-on-one business advising and educational training to small businesses targeted for increasing employment, fostering growth, and improving financial stability.

The Alabama SBDC at ASU provides comprehensive technical and management assistance to existing and pre-venture start-up businesses in eight counties, Autauga, Bullock, Chamber, Coosa, Elmore, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, and Tallapoosa in the central Alabama region.

The Alabama SBDC at ASU is committed to providing quality service, technology transfer, training, and other services to enhance business development and economic growth while providing added value for our stakeholders. Through our international trade entity, we foster support for clients interested in import/export trade. The Alabama SBDC at ASU strives to foster student entrepreneurial skills through business instruction, development of business plans, and internships. The Alabama SBDC at ASU further engages and maintains positive business partnerships with community organizations, local, state, and federal agencies.