Small Business Development

With 14 locations, the University of Houston Texas Gulf Coast Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network is responsible for providing small business assistance to 32 counties throughout Southeast Texas, including  Brazoria County. The SBDC Gulf Coast Network is a program of the UH Bauer College of Business and a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

The SBDC advising staff assists small businesses in various stages of the business life cycle, from pre-venture, early-stage and startup to expansion, growth and exit. The SBDC provides virtual one-on-one business advising, live webinars with small business tips and strategies hosted by business experts, and recorded webinars.