Welcome to the TAMIU SBDC

Business Advising

The services of the TAMIU SBDC are open to anyone who currently owns a business or is interested in starting a business.

Business advising is provided at NO CHARGE. A registration fee is only charged for some seminars and workshops.


We provide one-on-one confidential business advising services plus training workshops, conferences and seminars:
Market Planning and Research, Financial Analysis, Complying with Government Regulations, Business Planning, Financial Alternatives, Computerized Bookkepping, etc.


SBDC advisors can provide their clients with targeted research assistance through the SBDC National Information Clearinghouse.

This program provides research data and analysis and web-based information that enables SBDC clients to make sound business decisions.

Small Business Living is weekly program with small interviews that give information on the happenings of the TAMIU SBDC and highlight small businesses that have used the SBDC to get started

You can view our entire library of Small Business Living (SBL) interviews by following the link bellow.

SBL Interviews

TAMIU SBDC is your business resource !

Register for Advising

We have the resources to help you start, grow or manage a successfull business.


Learn Online

Strengthen your business knowledge and apply it immediately to your business plans.

Find Courses

Sign-Up for Training

We offer low-cost training events and workshops to help you reach your goals.




Completion of this program will enhance your management skills and provide a good foundation for success.

Requirements for Completing the Program:
Courses can be taken in no particular order

  • One time non-refundable enrollment fee of $125.00
  • Attend the required classes
  • Complete two on-line courses
  • Attend a goal planning session
  • Attend a midterm review session
  • Pre-register for each course

TAMIU SBDC’s Certified Business Advisors will provide one-on-one professional advising to assist you with the start-up or expansion process of your potential or existing business.

SBMCP Enrollment & Schedule

Small Business Certificate Program