About Us

The Missouri Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Missouri State University is a leading resource for growing and developing businesses, serving 16 counties in southwest Missouri.

With offices located in Springfield and West Plains, the Missouri SBDC at MSU offers one-on-one consulting and training to business owners and leaders. As part of the efactory's business support program, the MSU SBDC helps accelerate Missouri’s economy by offering business consulting, training, and workforce development solutions.

We help businesses thrive through a dynamic mix of coaching, training, and technical assistance. Our expert team regularly helps business leaders and entrepreneurs with business planning, market research, workforce development, and more.

Local offices, national expertise.

The Missouri SBDC is part of a larger state and nationwide network of business resource programs, funded in part through the University of Missouri Office of Extension and the U.S. Small Business Administration.  SBDC offices help businesses in every stage, from start-up to succession.

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