The UTSA Institute for Economic Development is open for business.
Each of our small business service centers are available to you during this difficult and unexpected time.
One-on-one confidential consulting will continue. We are available to assist you by email, phone, or video conference.
Some traditional classroom-based training/events will be available electronically.
For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan information, go directly to www.sba.gov/disaster
For COVID-19 small business resources, go to www.americassbdc.org/covid19



TCC works with advanced science and
technology (S&T) innovators and businesses
across the state of Texas to assess and propel
their innovations to military and commercial
Fostering Innovation: From
Idea to Market
Confidential strategic
advisory services and a
lifetime relationship for the Innovator
In 2019, our SBDC advising
staff served over 27,000
businesses, help create 4,517
jobs and generated more than
$45 million in tax revenue. To
find out how, review our 2019
annual report.
Learn More Building the
Texas Economy
In 2019, our 10 centers served
over 38,000 businesses,
help create 4,584 jobs and
generated more than $45 million
in tax revenue. To find out
how, review our 2019
annual report.
Building an Economy
for the Future
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Welcome to UTSA SBDC Technology Commercialization Center (TCC)

As the leading SBDC Technology Commercialization Center in Texas, we promote innovation and entrepreneurship by providing confidential management advisory services for high-tech entrepreneurs, scientific researchers, startups and established businesses. We are a specialty center of the South-West Texas Border SBDC Network at the UTSA Institute of Economic Development Center, dedicated to serving clients throughout the state of Texas. Through mentorship, education, and collaboration we specialize in providing assistance for products and services that are:

      • Based in Science, Technology, Engineering and Life sciences,
      • Innovative,
      • High-Risk, and
      • Scalable.


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The Institute for Economic Development is funded in part through the State of Texas and a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.