Small Business Development Center


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Small Business Development Center

Do you have a great business idea that you'd like to get off the ground, but you're not sure where to start? Or perhaps you already have a small business and you want to take it to the next level. The San Jacinto College SBDC can help you get there. 

We offer no-cost, one-on-one business advising services and low-cost workshops that help entrepreneurs start new businesses, grow their existing businesses, and boost productivity and profitability. We can give you guidance on every facet of your business, including applying for loans, writing business plans, creating marketing strategies, developing budgets and much more. 

Our advisors have owned and managed their own businesses and have an entrepreneurial mindset to help you succeed. To schedule an appointment, call (281) 485-5214. Before your appointment, please fill out our Client Agreement form, which will give us the information we need to address your needs. Additional information about San Jacinto College SBDC can be found at Please email completed forms to Tabitha Godinez, Senior Administrative Assistant, at

We offer advising at the following locations:

Economic Alliance Houston Port Region
203 Ivy
Deer Park, TX 77536

Pearland Chamber of Commerce
6117 Broadway
Pearland, TX 77581

San Jacinto College North Campus
5800 Uvalde
Houston, TX 77049

Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce
1201 NASA Pkwy
Houston, TX 77058



The San Jacinto College SBDC is a business advising and training center of the University of Houston (UH) Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Network serving 32 counties in Southeast Texas. The SBDC program is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. SBDC programs are nondiscriminatory and are available to individuals with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the SBDC at (281) 485-5214 for accommodations.