The Small Business Development Center is a national program designed to provide small businesses with the practical assistance needed to survive, grow and prosper. The SBDC 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.


Paris SBDC offers no-cost, confidential business advising on business plans, capital/loans, financial analysis,capital acquisition, accounting, marketing, market research – we have nationwide resources to support start-up or existing businesses. These tools and resources are necessary for business to compete in a challenging economy. Our goal is to support the economy with business growth in the Paris Junior College service area. Our staff can be reached via email or by appointment, call 903.782.0224

We are a  partnership program with the U.S. Small Business Administration,the State of Texas, and Paris Junior College. Advising services are offered by the Paris SBDC without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex, or disability. Special provisions will be made for limited English speaking individuals and those with disabilities. For questions, please contact us at 903.782.0224.