Economic Development and Management Assistance

The Management Services Group (MSG), an umbrella organization for the IUP Eberly College of Business's outreach programs, exemplifies IUP's commitment to its service mission.

The objective is to make a significant contribution to the economic vitality of the region by providing consulting and business services to ongoing and start-up businesses, both profit and nonprofit. The units listed below make up the Management Services Group.

Continuing Professional Education Seminars for CPAs

Continuing Professional Education seminars are for certified public accounts who wish to earn CPE credits to maintain CPA certification.

Noncredit Programs

The Eberly College of Business can customize noncredit certificate programs to address your company’s needs.

Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Center at Indiana University of Pennsylvania seeks to grow the economy of Indiana County and the surrounding region by providing entrepreneurs with the education, information, and tools necessary to build successful businesses.

Center for Family Business

The IUP Center for Family Business provides professional presentations and the opportunity for roundtable discussion on relevant topics with your peers in informal, facilitated groups.

ExcEL Center

The ExcEL Center is part of Management Services Group and serves to enhance the culture of entrepreneurship, innovation, and new venture creation throughout the university and local community.

Small Business Institute

The SBI provides business support services to local businesses and other organizations through the efforts of undergraduate and MBA students teamed with experienced faculty members with professional consulting backgrounds.