Summer 2021 Small Business Consulting Internship

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center


Application process open to current University of Scranton Students:

Gain valuable experience by assisting the SBDC with small business consulting! You'll be helping small business clients by providing sound financial research and analysis and information and/or by providing information to help them rethink their business models after impacts from the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center provides consulting and training to businesses of an 8-county region of northeastern Pennsylvania. Part of a nationally-accredited team, the SBDC is located on The University of Scranton campus.

This is a virtual internship opportunity or can be hybrid remote/in-person, depending on the student's preferences.


  • Summer 2021, June start, 10-12 weeks
  • This can be a virtual/remotely-completed or hybrid remote/in office internship
  • 10-20 hours per week / $10/hour


  • Must be current University of Scranton student, enrolled in classes for the fall semester
  • Savvy research skills - database, library, organic searches
  • Strong financial / accounting analysis background and coursework
  • Experienced Excel user
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills


Develop your financial analysis skills by working with SBDC consultants to assist start-up and growing businesses.

  • Reviewing business plans, assisting with project cost development and break-even analysis.
  • Assisting SBDC clients by developing projections (profit and loss, balance, cash flow).
  • Analyzing current financials of businesses using information including, but not limited to: tax returns, QuickBooks reports, client meetings, other.
  • Comparing historical and industry data and/or multipliers against current financials or projections.

Deadline to Apply: May 17, 2021

Type: Business
Deadline: 05/26/2021

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