Duquesne Small Business Development Center

Helping businesses start,

grow and prosper

Start a Business Grow a Business Planning for the Future

The Duquesne University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers no-cost, confidential consulting services and training workshops for small businesses and those who are thinking of starting a business in southwestern Pennsylvania.


Management Consulting

International Business Operations

Environmental Management Assistance

Specialized Consulting for Technology Firms

Training Workshops


Contact Us

Duquesne University

Small Business Development Center

108 Rockwell Hall 600 Forbes Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15282-0103


P: (412) 396-6233

F: (412) 396-5884

E: duqsbdc@duq.edu

H: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30 


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SBDC clients talk about their experiences in becoming entrepreneurs



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WebNotes contain brief articles and full length guides on business management topics as well as tools for business planning.



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Information You Need to Start Your Small Business: Web Pages, PDFs,

Videos, and More!



What's Happening?

David Bishop from MAYA Designs spoke about Trillions of Devices all connecting at the PA Business Technology Conference 2013

Success Story: A New Franchise has Come to Pittsburgh 

SBDC helps companies with expansion via exports

Search America's Small Business Development Center Network Gateway for special offers, discounts and opportunities for ASBDC members and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) clients.

SBDC’s New Partnership Adds Tools to Global Business Program