The Pace University Small Business Development Center’s (SBDC) mission is to provide in-depth and confidential one-on-one business advisement, training and research to help small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs grow or launch their business venture, all at no cost to our clients. From helping to access financing to identifying contract opportunities, from product marketing to regulatory compliance, our experienced and NYS-certified business advisors have the expertise to help your business reach its full potential.
The Pace University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is part of a statewide network created to help small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs grow or launch their business ventures. Funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the State of New York and Pace University, the Pace SBDC combines the resources of Pace University and the public and private sectors to enable small businesses to reach their full potential. Since our start in 1986, the Center's experienced and NYS-certified business advisors have worked directly with more than 19,400 small businesses, helping them to invest over $245 million in the area's economy, and create or save over 8,800 jobs.
Consulting: Our New York State-certified business advisors provide complimentary and confidential consultations customized to individual businesses’ needs.
Training: We offer an array of free workshops and training programs curated to teach practical business skills.
Resources: We coordinate with other programs and services, both public and private, to provide additional expertise to clients ranging from legal consultations to licensing and permitting guidance.