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Programs and Seminars

The UW Oshkosh Small Business Development Center offers a wide range of management programs customized to meet the needs of individual businesses and organizations, such as chambers of commerce and economic development agencies. For more details, contact Colleen Merrill at (920) 424-1456 or e-mail merrillc@uwosh.edu.

MBA Leadership Series


The UW Oshkosh MBA Leadership Series provides exceptional continuing education for business professionals in Northeast and Northcentral Wis. These programs give you the opportunity to learn from renowned speakers while engaging with business professionals, entrepreneurs and executives in your community. Continental food and beverage will also be provided. For complete information press here.

Topics include:

Optimizing Performance at the Organizational Level

Mergers and Acquisitions

Innovation Management

On-Line Courses


Through a partnership with US Bank and Virtual Advisor the Wisconsin SBDC offers online business education seminars. These workshops provide strategies, tools and processes that can help you start, grow and manage your business. 

  • Starting Your Business
  • Managing Your Finances
  • Foundations of Marketing

All programs are free. Press here for more information.

  • Spanish Language Courses

This course is also free. Click here for more information.

U.S. Small Business Administration


The U.S. Small Business Administration's outreach program, which includes the UW Oshkosh Small Business Development Center, offers over twenty on-line programs including the following topics:

  • Strategic Marketing
  • Franchising Basics
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Technology for Small Business
  • Green Business Opportunities
  • Taking Your Business Global
  • How to Start and Grow an On-Line Business
  • Federal and State Contracting
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Crime Prevention

All of these courses are free. Click here for more information.

UWGB Small Business Development Center


UWGB Small Business Development Center