Small Business Development Center


NMSU Carlsbad’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is located in downtown Carlsbad at 221 S. Canyon Street in the heart of the local business district. The SBDC offers free, quality counseling and guidance for business owners and prospective owners.

The SBDC is designed with you in mind. Whether you have been in business for some time or just starting out, we can help you address the multitude of issues and problems you encounter each day.

Our experienced staff can help you:

  • Explore business ownership opportunities in Eddy County
  • Start a new business or make an established one more efficient and profitable
  • Create alternatives for problem solving
  • Measure your success potential
  • Improve your management skills
  • Access a wealth of business resources

Business Education

If needed, special arrangements can be made for SBDC staff to come to your business site to discuss strategies. Seminars and workshops are available to improve your business and management skills. Classes are scheduled through the SBDC by contacting (575) 885-9531.

Center for Resource Information

The SBDC has a resource library that can benefit you in retrieving business information. Why work alone? SBDC will help you find a competitive advantage through professional business publications. Internet access is available at the center for clients. Let the Small Business Development Center help you and your business reach full potential. Call us today to discuss your needs at (575) 885-9531.