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Cherryhill & Don White at Expo 2009

Helping today's entrepreneurs create tomorrow's economy.

By providing entrepreneurs and small businesses with the tools they require to build and grow successful businesses, the Indiana University of Pennsylvania SBDC is having a positive impact on the commonwealth.

Indiana County MapIn 2013, more than 4,180 hours of service were provided to our clients using a combination of experienced faculty, professional staff, and students. 

Number of clients counseled 167
Number of new clients 78
Bought/Started a Business 21
Educational Seminars 16
Seminar Attendees 201
Financing Raised for Clients
Total Financing Raised $3,409,515
Commercial Bank Loans $843,015
Seller Financing $1,850,000
Other Community Loans $135,000
Lines of Credit $20,000
Ben Franklin Partnership $35,500
Grant $10,000
Equity and Owner Investments $516,000

The IUP Small Business Development Center’s efforts contribute significantly to the overall impact of the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center program.

  • Small Business Development Center
  • Eberly College of Business and Information Technology
    Room 108
    664 Pratt Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-7915
  • Fax: 724-357-5985
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.