Small Business Development Center

221 S. Canyon, Carlsbad
(575) 885-9531
Fax: (575) 885-1515

If you’re considering starting a new business or have questions about managing your existing business, the NMSU Carlsbad Small Business Development Center staff can help.


Mission statement

To represent Americas SBDC’s and New Mexico State University Carlsbad by providing free support to Southeastern New Mexico entrepreneurs, small and medium size business owners; services include financial support, quality business improvement resources, comprehensive education, training, and on-going consulting services. It is our vision and mission to strengthen regional small/medium business management and thereby contribute to the economic growth and development of our local, state and regional economies.


Guidance and Consulting Services Provided

  • Business Start-Up Assistance
  • Business Plan Development
  • Management Consulting
  • E-Commerce, Virtual Management
  • Financial and Capital Requirements and Assistance
  • Marketing and Sales Training
  • Legal Issues
  • Accounting/Budgeting/Tax Planning
  • Buy/Sell Agreements
  • Human Resource Management
  • IT/Business Information Systems interface
  • Government Contracts
  • Customer Service
  • Research and Development