Center for Business Development

Seminole State College's Center for Business Development has been helping local business owners, entrepreneurs, and aspiring entrepreneurs attain success since 1993.

The Center focuses on developing and enhancing the Central Florida business community through its Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Advisory Board Council, Incubator and workforce education programs.

Small Business Development Center

The Florida SBDC at Seminole State College provides free one-on-one consultation to small-business owners and pre-venture clients. The center also offers seminars on a variety of business issues. The Florida SBDC at Seminole State College has offices at the Port of Sanford, the Oviedo Campus and the Center for Business Development at Heathrow. For more information, call 407.321.3495.

Seminole Advisory Board Council

This is a service for owners of existing businesses who want to move their companies to the next level. Companies are matched with a volunteer board of advisors to assist with planning for the next phase of growth. This service is funded by the Seminole County Economic Development Department. For more information about the Seminole Advisory Board Council, call 407.708.4458.

Seminole Technology Business Incubation Center

This award-winning Incubator is located adjacent to Interstate 4 in the Port of Sanford. A home to early phase businesses that want to accelerate their growth profile, the STBIC provides low-cost and shared facilities along with daily access to on-site business consultants. For more information, call 407.321.3495.

Quick Response Training Grants

The QRT Grants Program provides state funding via Workforce Florida,  Inc., to new and expanding businesses for customized employee training. For more information, call 407.708.4458.

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Seminole State College
100 Weldon Boulevard
Sanford, Florida 32773-6199

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