Graduate Level Live Case Study Applications

Outcomes/ Opportunities

By partnering with the MBA Boardroom Challenge, you are presented with the opportunity to receive a variety of perspectives and a number of recommendations for resolving your organizations strategic issue.

Through your participation, our MBA students benefit from real business experience, networking opportunities and gaining incite on your business expertise.

The MBA Boardroom Challenge provides your organization with a platform/medium to recruit, network and support our up and coming industry leaders while demonstrating the importance of community involvement. 

In order to cover administration expenses, the fee for this program is $2500.


The MBA Boardroom Challenge offers students an opportunity to actively participate in a live business case over the span of 5 days concluding their MBA program.

Through this live case study, students analyze current industry challenges faced by today's leading corporations by utilizing and applying the knowledge they have amassed throughout their program of study. Over the last few years, our students have tackled business challenges with the following organizations:

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This graduate level course is intended to examine the study of business in a global context through a “live case study,” with specific emphasis on the strategic implications of food, hospitality, agribusiness, and sustainable commerce.

Our MBA students compete in teams to analyze the organizations strategic issues  in order to develop and deliver recommendations  to the business executives on the final day.  The students are expected to conduct an in depth environmental scan and industry analysis as well as an internal scan and organizational analysis of the corporate partner; identify and analyze alternative courses of action to solve strategic challenges; and effectively develop and communicate recommendations in a clear, logical and evidence-based way.

Design of Course

The MBA Boardroom Challenge is scheduled to run from:

  • Thursday, May 3, 2018 – Monday, May 7th, 2018
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019 – Monday, May 20, 2019

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