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  • Small Business Development Center

    An accredited affiliate of the national network of Small Business Development Centers.

    Mission

    Global Conference 2014The mission of the Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center is to grow the economy of the Westmoreland and Fayette County area by providing entrepreneurs with the education, information and tools necessary to build successful businesses.

    The Small Business Development Center at Saint Vincent College began in 1984. The Saint Vincent College SBDC is one of 18 Small Business Development Centers in Pennsylvania and is an accredited affiliate of the national network of Small Business Development Centers.

    The Saint Vincent College SBDC provides consulting services and educational programs to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a small business in Westmoreland and Fayette Counties. From helping aspiring entrepreneurs turn ideas into businesses, to helping small firms expand, to providing the information every business person needs to make critical decisions, the SBDC is the resource entrepreneurs in all industry sectors can turn to for help -- help that can make the difference between success and failure.

    The Saint Vincent College SBDC is funded by:


    Funding support and resources are provided by the Commonwealth Pennsylvania through the Department of Community and Economic Development, through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, and through support from Saint Vincent College. All services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Special arrangements for persons with disabilities can be made by calling the Small Business Development Center at 724-537-4572. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. 

    Saint Vincent College
    Small Business Development Center
    300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe PA 15650
    Phone: 724-537-4572
    Email: sbdc@stvincent.edu  

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