South Dakota Small Business Development Center

The South Dakota Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration, the University of South Dakota, the Governor's Office of Economic Development and six host organizations across the state.

Two full-time professional consultants provide free and confidential management assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs. These consultants also travel to outlying communities on a regular basis. If you would like more information on the locations of these communities and contact information for setting up an appointment, view our map

The Small Business Development Center has one experienced full time consultant who can provide you with free individual consulting in any of these areas plus many more.

  • Business Start-up/Acquisition
  • Business Expansion
  • Business Liquidation/Sale
  • Business Planning
  • Securing Capital
  • Management Assistance
  • Financial Analysis
  • Cash Flow Management
  • Personnel Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Marketing/Sales
  • Market Research
  • Small Business Information

Contact us if you have any questions about how we can help you.

Business people

Wheelchair logoBecause the center is non-profit and is funded through a variety of public and private sources and operates in cooperation with the  U.S. Small Business Administration, services are confidential and provided at no charge. This business is an equal opportunity provider, and employer. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call (800) 795-3272(voice), or (202) 720-6382. This building is handicap accessible.