The Collin Small Business Development Center, in Plano, TX, is a partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration, the State of Texas, and Collin College. Through this partnership, one-on-one, confidential consulting is provided at no charge to businesses and residents of Collin and Rockwall Counties. Low and no charge workshops and seminars are scheduled on topics that are essential to business success.

Mission Statement

The Collin 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.

Cost for Services

There is no charge for consulting services and the majority of our seminars and workshops are also free. Occasionally, there may be a training event where a nominal fee is charged.

Additional Assistance

In addition to consulting and training, our office provides clients with access to:

  • In-depth market, financial and industry research through databases such as IBISWorld and Reference USA
  • Comprehensive resource library and computer workstation installed with the latest business software and programs such as Business Plan Pro and QuickBooks Pro
  • 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
  • Leaders in the North Texas region through partnering with community programs such as regional chambers of commerce, banks and economic development centers

For access to any of these resources or references, please contact our office at 972.985.3770.