The Twin Cities Small Business Development Center at St Thomas

Providing Expert Advice for Emerging Small Businesses

The University of St. Thomas Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides free, confidential business consulting services and modestly-priced workshops to help established businesses and startups develop strategies to attract customers, increase sales and improve profitability.

Our business consultants are paid professionals with extensive, practical experience in marketing, finance, accounting, operations and business planning. Most have been business owners themselves and have advanced degrees.

The SBDC is part of the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business. Since 1981, the SBDC has assisted more than 10,000 local businesses and entrepreneurs, and it continues to fulfill its mission of helping local companies grow and prosper.