Community Entrepreneurs

Penn State SBDC consultants help local entrepreneurs develop the planning, management, and financial skills necessary to make their businesses thrive.

Student Entrepreneurs

Penn State SBDC consultants work with Penn State student entrepreneurs who are interested in exploring how to turn an idea into a business .

Research Commercialization

Penn State SBDC consultants work with Penn State faculty and researchers interested in exploring the market potential of their research and/or technology.

Specialized Services

The Penn State SBDC responds to the rapidly changing economy with new and specialized programs in partnership with other SBDCs in Pennsylvania.

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ section answers many questions about starting or operating a small business.