State Fair Community College is home to a resource designed to support regional entrepreneurs and small businesses and help them be successful.

SBTDC LogoLaunched in August 2016, the SFCC Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBDTC) provides entrepreneurs and small businesses with leading-edge resources in conceptual, startup, growth, expansion, and succession phases. Services are provided free or for nominal cost and include:

  • Confidential, No-cost Counseling
  • Market Analysis
  • Financial Projections
  • Funding Options
  • Events
  • Low-cost Training
    • Starting and Managing a Small Business in Missouri
    • How to Write a Business Plan
    • How to Write a Marketing Plan
    • QuickBooks
    • Financing: How to Secure Funding for My Business
    • Managing Your Financials

Call us to learn about current classes and additional programs and services.

The SBTDC is part of Missouri’s network of centers, made possible by a funding partnership through the federal Small Business Administration (SBA), the University of Missouri Extension and SFCC.

We are only the second Missouri community college to establish an SBTDC.