​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Student Consulting Projects

Our Partners Say it Best

"The final report the Babson MBA students prepared for BOOST was very impressive. We plan to use it as a guiding tool for our company expansion as they did an excellent job researching, were on target with our expectations, and exceeded them!"

– Lisa Fee, BOOST, Director of Corporate Services

​​

Babson offers several grea​t ways for organizational partners t​​o engage with students. In all of these, you offer an invaluable benefit to our students with insights, perspective, and guidance, and we truly appreciate our partner organizations in helping us deliver a unique experience for our students. Through our academic pedagogy of Entrepreneurial Thought & Action®​​, our students are prepared to make a difference from day one.

With a variety of course offerings scheduled during the academic year, we are continuously recruiting for student consulting projects. The Office of Experiential Learning will work with your organization to assist in developing a project scope, and guide you through the process.​

​Ways to Engage

Babson Consulting Alliance Program (BCAP)

This 14-week project offering is a highlight of the first-year core MBA curriculum. Teams work in collaboration with a partner organization and an assigned BCAP faculty advisor to analyze a real-time organizational opportunity and create value-added solutions.

Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE)

Offered to students in both a seven- and 14-week timeline, this elective course is available to all four MBA programs throughout various times of the year. Teams work in collaboration with a partner organization and assigned MCFE faculty advisor to analyze a real-time organizational opportunity and create value-added solutions.

New Offering – Strategic Analysis Consulting Project (SACP)

This nine-week project offering is specific to our Master of Science in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL) core curriculum. While engaged in the spring semester Strategy course, student teams will work in collaboration with a partner organization and an assigned faculty advisor to analyze a real-time organizational opportunity and create value-added solution.

Global Connections through Technology (GCTT)

This seven-week project offering is a core course in all four MBA programs and is a collaborative partnership between the graduate students and a startup company or small- to medium-sized organization in need of technology solutions.