SBDC Classes

SBDC Classes

As part of our mission to grow Georgia’s businesses and educate business owners, the University of Georgia Small Business Development Center at Kennesaw State University offers low-cost classes and training programs for
established business owners and those starting a business.

Starting a Business?

The UGA SBDC at KSU helps individuals interested in starting a business by providing educational classes paired with one-on-one business consulting.

Take our popular online ‘Launch Your Business Series’ and learn step-by-step how to get your business off the ground and bringing in profits. Offered as a convenient, self-paced online course, students will have access for one year after purchase, and will learn how to market, finance, write a business plan, and more!

Four-part series includes:

Growing a Business?

The UGA SBDC at KSU also offers courses tailored to established business owners looking to grow and improve their business. Our target clients are established business owners with two or more employees and $200,000+ in annual revenue seeking operational and strategic planning advice. Continue your business education with the SBDC!

Classes for established businesses:

Continuing Education for CPAs

  • CPEs for CPAs
    • For over 16 years, the UGA SBDC at KSU has offered CPEs for CPAs. Featuring industry-expert speakers and relevant topics, participants can gain a total of 24 CPEs and 16 A&As in ten sessions.


Launch Your Business Series

View our online, four-part series for start-ups.

Established Businesses

View all available classes for established business owners.

Contact Us

Questions? Comments? In need of our services? Contact us.


LogoFunded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and the University of Georgia. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Drew Tonsmeire, KSU SBDC director, by mail at Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road #3303, Kennesaw, GA 30144 or by phone at 470-578-6450.