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Consulting and Business Development Center

The Consulting and Business Development Center is a learning laboratory that gives students real-world consulting experience they can use to jumpstart their careers and grow businesses in underserved communities.

Since 1995, the Center has engaged students in learning experiences that bolster the competitiveness of businesses in underserved communities. A win for students. A win for the economy. The results? More than $85 million in new revenue generated and more than 10,000 jobs created and retained across Washington state.


Our new Business Development Collaborative, a cohort program for women and minority-owned businesses working in international trade or technology, kicks off in February. Learn more.​​​​
The Yakima Business Certificate Program, taught by UW faculty, focuses on teaching business owners and managers management skills. Register for the English course.| Register for the Spanish course.