KENAN-FLAGER

MBA CONSULTING CONCENTRATION

Consulting Concentration Overview
 

The Consulting Concentration at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School is designed to prepare students for a successful career in the Consulting industry with special focus on rapid career advancement during the critical first four years with a consulting firm.  Our entire program is designed to develop students’ team problem solving capabilities and help them find the right fit within the consulting industry.  Even if a student does not pursue a career in consulting, participation in this concentration will provide training in rapid analysis, problem solving, teamwork and presentations that will positively affect any career in business.  

Consulting Concentration Requirements
 

To graduate with a Consulting concentration from Kenan-Flagler, students are required to take the following four courses:

  • Consulting Skills & Frameworks

  • Advanced Consulting Skills & Frameworks

  • STAR (see below for further information)

  • Managing the Professional Service Firm 

Students must also take 2 electives from the following list of courses:

  • Value Chain Innovation

  • Data Analytics: Tools & Opportunities

  • Strategic Sourcing

  • Technology Strategy

  • Financial Statement Analysis & Valuation

  • Marketing Analytics: Big Data & Marketing

  • Pricing

  • Corporate Strategy

  • Sales 

  • Global Business Strategy

STAR Program
 

The Student Teams Achieving Results (STAR) program matches teams of the brightest MBA and Undergraduate Business students with corporate partners to solve their complex challenges. Students advance their professional skills and readiness for today’s dynamic business environment. STAR is one of UNC Kenan-Flagler’s action-based learning programs that offers expertise in experiential business education and reflects the school's deep ties to the regional, U.S. and global business communities.

 

UNC Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School

McColl Building

300 Kenan Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

(919) 962-5327

For questions and inquiries, please contact the Kenan-Flagler Consulting Club

 

mbasaconsult@kenan-flagler.unc.edu