SBDC Specialty Resources

UTSA SBDC International Trade Center

The UTSA SBDC International Trade Center is the largest and most successful trade assistance organization in the state of Texas. We are a specialty Small Business Development Center, and part of the Texas South-West SBDC Network housed and part of the UTSA Institute for Economic Development.

We help small and medium-size companies become globally competitive by providing: One-on-one trade advising, market research, innovative training and global connections through SBDCGlobal.

SBDC National Information Clearinghouse

SBDCNet is the official National Information Clearinghouse of the U.S. Small Business Administration

SBDCNet provides small business research services to the entire 1,000+ member SBDC Network of Small Business Development Centers located in all 50 states, Guam and Puerto Rico. In partnership with TAMIU’s SBDC, SBDCNet can produce a broad range of financial, market, and demographic research reports customized to your client’s industry and geographic location.

UTSA SBDC Center for Government Contracting

The CGC provides programs that assist small business owners, veteran entrepreneurs, women-owned small businesses, employers, and technology entrepreneurs. These services are reflected in the following programs: Employer Services, Emergency Preparedness, Cybersecurity, and COVID Business Recovery Accelerator.

UTSA SBDC Technology Commercialization Center

As the leading SBDC Technology Commercialization Center in Texas, the TCC promotes innovation and entrepreneurship by providing confidential management advisory services for high-tech entrepreneurs, scientific researchers, startups, and established businesses.

Contact Us

Small Business Development Center



Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library, Room 321

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041


Contact Our Team


The TAMIU SBDC is a proud member of the Texas South-West SBDC Network, is funded in part through the State of Texas and a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), is hosted by The University of Texas at San Antonio, and accredited nationally by America’s SBDC.