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Executive MBA Consulting Alliance Experience

NIU's Executive MBA Consulting Alliance Experience provides students with a real-world business environment throughout their EMBA program. Students bring their professional expertise, and broaden their MBA curriculum, as they consult on company-related projects.

Students work with real businesses on real issues in real time. The Consulting Alliance Experience includes Project Consulting, during the first year of the program which allows students the opportunity to develop solutions to a specific issue facing a for-profit or not-for-profit. Company-in-Residence spans the second year in which students develop a financial analysis and marketing plan for a business, in addition, students may work on IT or operations management issues. The Capstone Project is the students 'culminating experience in the program. Students develop a complete business plan for a company to help it grow profitably.

Whether an entrepreneurial startup, a new product launch, or a unique business solution, the NIU Executive MBA Consulting Alliance Experience allows students to perfect their team skills, apply shared knowledge, and present solutions that make a difference!

Partner Companies

  • A.W. Enterprises
  • Allied Associated
  • Applied Watch Technologies
  • Aumne
  • Autobahn Country Club
  • Dreamcar 123
  • Electronic Displays Incorporated
  • Keson Corp
  • Motus Digital
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
  • Pargreen Process Technologies
  • Suter Company