Graduate Experiential Learning
“The Babson MCFE team has been fantastic. They had their work cut out; it was a challenging project, and I’m happy they’ve managed to make good progress and provide valuable findings and action items for me to pursue.”
– Darshan Doshi, Head of Digital Services, JumpShift
Babson offers several great ways for organizational partners to 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 and 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.
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.