Small Business and Technology Development Center at WCU
Cullowhee, North Carolina
Founded in September 1984, North Carolina’s Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) is the business and technology extension service of The University of North Carolina, which oversees the 16 constituent institutions of the University. The SBTDC is administered by North Carolina State University and operated in partnership with the US Small Business Administration. With a lead center located in Raleigh, NC, the SBTDC operates 10 regional service centers in 15 total offices and six specialty programs to provide management counseling and educational services to small and mid-sized businesses. Most of our services are free of charge, and all are confidential. By providing entrepreneurs with the tools they need to build and grow successful businesses, the SBTDC positively impacts NC’s economy.