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

2014 Impact

19/3 new business started/purchased*

505 clients assisted*

40/6 jobs created/saved*

$3.3 Million financing obtained*

The SBDC network surveys the businesses it works with to measure the impact that these clients have on Pennsylvania’s economy.  *incomplete data