Welcome to LSBDC
at McNeese State University

We offer no-cost confidential business consulting and affordable workshops to new entrepreneurs and existing business owners. We are a one-stop center for assistance in business plan development, market analysis, sources of capital, technology transfer, inventor assistance, and other business related issues.

For more than 20 years, we have served a five-parish area including Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis.


SEED Center,
4310 Ryan St, Ste 162,
Lake Charles, LA 70605


Monday-Thursday: 7:30AM - 5PM

Friday: 7:30AM - 12PM

Success Stories

Local Partners

The LSBDC at McNeese State University partners with local organizations including economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, municipalities, and other community groups to provide counseling and training to entrepreneurs and small businesses in Southwest Louisiana.