Small Business Association (SBA)
The Arkansas State University Small Business and Technology Development Center was established on the Arkansas State University campus in 1983 to provide professional assistance to start-up and existing businesses in Northeast and North-Central Arkansas.
Located in the College of Business, the ASU SBTDC provides training to small business owners and entrepreneurs on a variety of topics from start-up requirements to tax issues, marketing, loan assistance, and Internet as well as E-Commerce opportunities.
Additionally, the ASU SBTDC provides research and industry information to help small businesses obtain the necessary information to develop strong business and marketing plans. Finally, the ASU SBTDC provides free confidential one-on-one business consulting. Consulting includes assistance such as business plans, marketing planning, financial analysis, business valuation, loan proposal assistance, and E-Commerce solutions.
The ASU SBTDC is part of the US Small Business Administration and the Arkansas State University College of Business. This unit coordinates the economic development outreach services of the university and provides a coordinated and comprehensive approach to serving the businesses, governments, and citizens of the Arkansas Delta.
Hours and Services
Delta Center for Economic Development
319 University Loop West (2nd floor)
Monday thru Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Herb Lawrence Center Director
ASU Small Business and Technology Development Center
P.O. Box 2650 State University, AR 72467
(870) 972-3517 (office)
(870) 972-3678 (Fax)
(870) 897-5125 (cell)