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Student Consultants

Hire a team of smart, ambitious Foster students to help you meet your business goals. The following consulting teams are available for hire:

The Consulting and Business Development Center

The Consulting and Business Development Center takes business education out of the classroom and puts it to work in under-served communities across Washington. Through the center’s programs, MBA and Undergraduate students build skills and gain experience in consulting and solving business challenges.

MBA Strategic Consulting Program

Foster’s MBA Strategic Consulting Program can help you grow your business and make it more profitable. Teams of Foster MBA students will work with you to research complex business challenges and provide you with actionable recommendations.

MBA Global Consulting Projects

Utilizing their training in strategy, finance, marketing, operations and supply chain management, teams of Foster MBA students will work with you to do in-country research and present recommendations.

Master of Supply Chain Management Consulting Projects

Sponsor a team of five to six Master of Supply Chain Management (MSCM) students to help your company tackle supply chain and other operational issues. At the end of the project, students will provide actionable recommendations to improve your business.

Strategy Development Case Competition

The Foster School partners with Seattle’s thriving and innovative business community to develop forward-looking, customized cases centered on a current strategic issue. This required capstone course, Strategic Business Management (MGMT 430), taken during one quarter of Foster undergraduate’s senior year, positions student teams in front of executives to make formal presentations on their recommendations.

Undergraduate Consulting Projects

Teams of Foster undergraduate students work in partnership with businesses to serve as consultants on real-world business issues. They do in-depth analysis and research over the course of a 10-week quarter. At the conclusion, a formal written report and a final presentation will be made to the company. Projects range on topics from foreign market entry strategy to comprehensive marketing plans.