The Prairie View A&M University Small Business Development Center (PVAMU SBDC) promotes small business success by providing management education. We assist small businesses in creating jobs and economic growth by utilizing the elements of quality counseling and training, community involvement and the leveraging of resources.
Since 2004, PVAMU SBDC has been in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the State of Texas, and PVAMU. Through this partnership Prairie View A&M University Small Business Development Center has provided free consulting and assistance to businesses in Waller and Grimes counties. Whether you're just starting your business, experiencing your first growing pains, or ready to move your business to the next level - visit the PVAMU SBDC before you do anything else.
Cost for Services
We offer low to no charge workshops you can attend to learn the basics or to polish your skills, as well as free, one-on-one, confidential consulting. Occasionally, we offer training workshops and events where a nominal fee is charge.
Through our Network office, we also provide specialized services to help nascent and established business owners:
Sell to the government
Research international markets
Launch a new technology-based business
Plan for and recover from business interruptions
Comprehensive resource library and computer workstation installed with the latest business software and programs such as QuickBooks
Industry experts who volunteer assistance to clients through training and consulting on topics such as social media and internet marketing, legal issues, accounting and taxes
For access to any of these resources or references, please contact our office at 936.261.9242.