Swain Center

UNCW Swain Center's Professional and Executive Education helps organizations build high-performing work teams by identifying and leveraging the talent from within. We match subject matter expertise with improvement opportunities to create outstanding results by analyzing, designing, developing, implementing and evaluating.


The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a vibrant and creative hub where the members of the business community join UNCW faculty and students to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Through events, opportunities, research, and education, we are building a large community of entrepreneurs.

The core of what the Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) does lies in personalized business counseling and strategy development services.  SBTDC is committed to helping make businesses better. This office specifically serves the counties of Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, Onslow, Pender and New Hanover.