If you are determined to make your business a success, then you’ve come to the right place!

The Penn State SBDC offers no-cost, confidential consulting services and seminars for small businesses and those who are thinking of starting a business in Centre or Mifflin Counties.  Our main office is located in State College.  We also offer services in our outreach location in Lewistown.

Do you want to start, improve, or expand a business in Centre or Mifflin counties?

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Are you a Penn State student who wants to start a business?

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Are you a Penn State faculty or student who thinks your research or technology has commercial viability?

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Helping Small Businesses and Helping Pennsylvania

2013 Impact

26 new business started/purchased

484 clients assisted

173 jobs created/saved

$4.3 Million sales increase

The SBDC network surveys the businesses it works with to measure the impact that these clients have on Pennsylvania’s economy.
Selected information from the Penn State SBDC CY 2013 Impact Summary and the Pennsylvania SBDC impact reports can be accessed here.