The Kansas Small Business Development Center at Pittsburg State University serves as the premiere regional consulting organization for the small business owner. Whether it's an existing business looking to boost sales or a start-up trying to get off the ground, we provide our clients with quality professional and personal care.

The Kansas SBDC at Pittsburg State serves nearly 100 clients in 11 counties in Southeast Kansas. Counties served are Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Cherokee, Crawford, Labette, Linn, Montgomery, Neosho, Wilson, and Woodson

Our services are offered at no cost or low cost with a commitment to helping southeast Kansas businesses succeed at the highest level. Services include business planning, master planning, social media training, financial analysis, market research and much more!

Kansas SBDC Services include:

Starting a Business or New Product: New Idea Assessment, Business Plans, Financial Projections, Identifying Loans & Grants (including Govt Agency SBIR/STTR grants), Registering Your Business Name, Understanding Patents to Protect Intellectual Property.


Run Your Business Better: Quickbooks & Other Accounting Software, Understanding Marketing & Sales, Understanding Financial Statements & Cashflow, Understanding Social Media & Websites, Industry Market Research, Staffing Roles & Responsibilities.


Grow Sales Faster: Marketing Plans, Sales Plans, Exporting & Other Growth Tactics.


Buying/Selling or Transferring Leadership Within a Business: Buying/Selling a Business, Succession Planning vs Exit Planning. -- Private, confidential sessions are available.


Protecting Your Business: Cybersecurity, Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Planning, and more.


A variety of valuable Kansas SBDC forms can be found here. 


Contact one of our Small Business Development Center Advisors at (620) 235-4921 or


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