Small Business Development Center

Welcome to the Jackson State University/Small Business Development Center home page. We would like to thank you for your interest in business development. The JSU/SBDC is part of a network of Small Business Development Centers across the nation bringing expert business knowledge to small Businesses at little or no cost to the small business owner. The Center has a business library that covers a wide range of business related topic and other resources are available in the form of CD’s and videos. The Center also has access to demographic data that can assist in the development of your business plan. At the center you will find knowledgeable, experienced, business counselors who can assist you in making your dream a reality. Check out our schedule of workshops to determine which will benefit you most. Please feel free to send us an e-mail in order to schedule a free, confidential appointment with our counselors.

It is recommended that you pre-register in advance as seating is limited.

MSBDC is a program supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration and extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. SBA cannot endorse any products, opinions or services of any external parties or activities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested two weeks in advance. Contact: Mississippi Small Development Centers (MSBDC) at 1(800) 725-7232 (In MS) or visit our website at to pre-register.

  Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration

MSBDC at Jackson State University
Mrs. Aletha Washington, Director –
MS E-Center @ JSU
1230 Raymond Road, Box 500
Jackson, MS 39204
(601) 979-2795 – Office | (601) 914-0833 – Fax