Education & Consulting Services

University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) works with businesses of all sizes and at all stages, whether just starting out or expanding a successful enterprise. Its resources include workshops and no cost consulting services which help establish and grow small businesses. No matter what the business, SBDC’s highly-skilled consulting team has experience in every industry and every stage of business. They can provide expert advice in a number of areas, including business plan development, financial analysis, pre-venture planning, marketing, business regulations and licenses, franchising, human resource management, loan assistance and operational planning. SBDC consulting arrangements are strictly confidential and are provided at no charge.


Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence 3520 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15261