Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) The Small Business Development Center at Cleveland State University serves the Cuyahoga County business community with services including, but not limited to:
|Consulting and Technical Assistance|
|Access to Capital Financing||Problem Solving · Business Plans|
|Loan Package Development||Marketing Strategies|
|Financial Wellness Checks||Financial and Cost Analysis|
|Sale/Purchase of Businesses||Business Valuation|
|Local/Regional/National||Associations, Trade Shows, and Demographic data|
|Publications||Industry Financial Standards|
|New Market Channels||Industry Trends|
|Market Penetration Studies|
All services are free and confidential.
Assistance from an SBDC is available to anyone interested in beginning a small business for the first time or improving or expanding an existing small business.
Cleveland Heights Library
Knowledge and Innovation Center
2340 Lee Road
Cleveland Hts., OH 44118
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Individual counseling sessions are by appointment only. Please click here to schedule an appointment
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University is one of 41 funded SBDCs throughout Ohio. Our center provides no-cost, confidential, in-depth, one-on-one counseling for businesses that will or currently employ under 500 employees. Additional services include training, e-counseling, quality-based assessments, technical assistance, loan packaging guidance, and information on federal, state, and local regulations and programs.
For more information contact Katie VanDyke, SBDC Director, Monte Ahuja College of Business at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-359-0220.
The Cleveland State University SBDC is located at the
The Small Business Development Center of Ohio (SBDC) program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio Department of Development.