Core Experiences

Build vital skills through our flagship programs.

Our foundational academic programs, taken by every student, are designed to help you transition into the Babson community while developing your leadership, teamwork, and critical-thinking abilities. They offer a thought-provoking environment where you’re able to examine your personal and professional identity while connecting with peers, alumni, local entrepreneurs, and faculty members.

Core experiences include:

Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME) »

Gain hands-on experience as you and your teammates build a real business in your first year.

Foundations of Critical Inquiry (FCI) »

Explore themes, such as justice and inequality, through different perspectives to discover how interpretations can be influenced by context, values, and attitudes.