Southwestern SBDC

Rugged and rural, welcome to your southern Oregon coast SBDC

Welcome to the Small Business Development Center at Southwestern Oregon Community College.

We are located on the southern Oregon coast and cover Coos, Curry and western Douglas counties from the coastal mountain range to the Pacific Ocean.

Our mission is to strengthen and support an entrepreneurial culture. We do this through dedicated service to businesses that help our communities thrive.

Our advising and trainings cover a broad range of business topics, from starting a business to developing an exit strategy. Clients receive resources and tools, including market research, financial analysis, and business planning. Advisers listen to clients and work with them to develop long-term strategies to meet specific goals.

Our services and classes include:

  • Access to capital
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Global trade
  • Starting a business
  • Business planning
  • Business management
  • and much more!

Contact us today at 541-888-7182 for help building a thriving business.

John Bacon
Southwestern Oregon Community College SBDC Director

The Southwestern Oregon Community College Small Business Development Center has been an invaluable resource during the planning process. With the help of SWOCC SBDC Director, Arlene Soto, the business plan came together.
Larry BrennanArch Rock Brewing

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From our intensive Small Business Management Program cohort-based classes to workshops on new laws, HR and emerging marketing trends, we have the classes you need to help start and grow your business. It all starts by connecting with your local center.