Strategy. Business planning. Financial management. Organizational design. Supply chain and operations. Imagine you just facilitated a constructive client debate around several growth strategies your team suggested. Imagine seeing a new product in the market and knowing that your research and recommendations were used to launch it. You don’t have to imagine anymore. In the Carlson Consulting Enterprise you will gain real world experiences like these while working with clients; resulting in a positive impact on their business and your career development.
The Carlson Consulting Enterprise (CCE) is part class part work experience. It’s a 2-2.5 semester course in which student-led teams are assigned to work on a live client project for a local company. Project work is supplemented and enhanced by a weekly class that teaches structured thinking and project management skills that will be crucial in any career path.
In short, the CCE:
The Carlson School magazine highlights how MBA students sharpen their skills on timely, real-world business challenges.
Vineet Shukla, MBA '08,
Principal Supply Chain Management
Liz Woodwick, MBA '12,
Senior Consultant in Strategy and Operations
Learn more about all of the Carlson School Enterprise Programs with Enterprise Program brochure (PDF).