Ways We Can Help Your Business

The SBDC is a partnership program with the U.S. Small Business Administration that is designed to provide small businesses with the practical assistance needed to survive, grow, and prosper. The SBDC program is part of a nationwide system that links the resources of federal, state and local government to those of colleges, universities and the private sector to meet the specialized needs of small businesses. Qualified professionals provide counseling and other services.

The SBDC provides NO-COST one-on-one counseling on business planning, strategic planning, human resources, marketing and promotion, financial analysis, and accounting. Our counselors will help you:

  • Conduct financial analysis and improve profitability
  • Develop competitive strategies
  • Keep abreast of current technologies
  • Design a marketing plan
  • Hire and manage employees
  • Understand and secure loans and other sources of capital

To schedule an appointment or research request, please contact us to get started: email SBDCinfo@ntcc.edu or call 903-434-8237.


  • Government contract procurement
  • International trade
  • Obtaining a patent, copyright or trademark