The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at University of South Florida, located at South Florida State College, assists existing and emerging businesses in Highlands, Hardee and DeSoto counties, through no-cost confidential business consulting, information, and low-cost training. Whether starting, buying, growing or selling a business, the Florida SBDC at USF has what entrepreneurs need to grow and succeed. Consultants can assist entrepreneurs in a variety of business areas, including: marketing, business certification, capital access, market diversification, developing strategic business plans, export services, and web optimization.

South Florida State College 600 W. College Drive, Building H Avon Park, FL 33825

Office Serving the Heartland Counties of Highlands, Hardee and DeSoto
South Florida State College
600 W. College Drive, Building H
Avon Park, FL 33825
Phone: 813-396-2719
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

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