Undergraduate Catalog 2009-2011
Institute of Technology and Business Development
The Institute of Technology and Business Development (ITBD), located
at 185 Main Street
in downtown New Britain, supports Connecticut businesses
and organizations by providing a full spectrum of workforce development
training, technology and manufacturing process assistance, government
procurement services, youth and teacher workforce skills training, and conferencing
services. Its cost-effective business incubation services give start-up
companies a chance to grow and thrive.
Through these activities, the ITBD
provides the resources necessary to give Connecticut
companies competitive and economic advantages. Its Connecticut Department of
Transportation Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program has assisted over
100 business in the ConnDOT program.
CCSU ITBD is the host of the CCSU School
of Business's U.S. Small Business Administration Small Business Development
Center program, with sub-center offices on the campuses of Eastern, Southern,
and Western Connecticut State Universities. A fourth office is located at the
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development Small Business office
Many CCSU classes are being delivered from CCSU's downtown campus. The CCSU shuttle
bus stops at the building to ease student transportation services to downtown.
The institute also houses the New Britain Industrial Museum.