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Small Business Development Center

ASU Small Business Development Center

The Alabama State University Small Business Development Center in the College of Business Administration 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 Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in the College Of Business Administration at Alabama State University provides comprehensive technical and management assistance to existing and pre-venture start-up businesses in eight counties, Autauga, Bullock, Chamber, Coosa, Elmore, Lowndes, Montgomery, and Tallapoosa in the central Alabama region.

The SBDC 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.

The SBDC Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) assists Alabama small businesses interested in obtaining contracts with the Department of Defense, other federal agencies and state/local government agencies and participating prime contractors. Its mission is to strengthen Alabama’s economy by stimulating job creation, growth, and business retention. To accomplish this goal, the PTAC offers free business advising services to businesses seeking to obtain federal, state, and local government contracts. Workshops and conferences are also held periodically throughout its eight (8) county servicing areas to assist small businesses in becoming more familiar and better prepared to navigate the procurement process.


Our Location

Small Business Development Center
Percy J. Vaughn, Jr. College of Business Administration
915 S. Jackson Street, 1st Floor Room 101/102
Montgomery, AL 36104
Telephone: 334-229-4138