Experiential learning is an integral part of the curriculum for students in MBA programs. Here’s an overview.
The CIRM Program is a three-course sequence of electives that merges theoretical learning with hands-on workshops.
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE (IME)
This elective course culminates in a two-and-a-half-week trip to Asia, Europe, or Latin America.
This field-study course features week-long visits to Silicon Valley, Seattle, and New York City, where students tour some of the nation’s hottest tech firms.
INTERNATIONAL CONSULTING PROJECT (ICP)
In this elective course, MBA students work in teams on consulting projects for international clients. Recent projects have taken students to China and Peru.
WARREN BUFFETT & BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY FIELD EXPERIENCE
MBA students in this program meet with billionaire investor Warren Buffett at the headquarters of his Berkshire Hathaway holding company in Omaha.
THE MANAGER'S STUDIO
This program brings top executives to campus to share their personal and professional experiences with students. Each session includes an interview and a student-led question and answer period.
BOSTON COLLEGE'S CHIEF EXECUTIVES CLUB
Recognized as one of the world's leading CEO speaking venues, the Boston College Chief Executives Club at the Carroll School of Management invites top-level CEOs to share their views on a wide range of topics. An elite group of Boston College graduate students are invited to attend CEO Club events throughout the year.