We Learn Business by Doing Business!
Most business schools attempt to expose students to the
real-world by having them analyze cases about existing
business organizations and/or engaging in consulting projects. The
Integrative Business Experience (IBE) uses exactly the opposite
strategy. Instead of giving students what is inevitably a superficial
exposure to someone else’s organization, we have them create and
operate two organizations of their own. One is a start-up business
(based on an actual bank loan of up to $5,000). The other involves using
the profit from their business to carry out a hands-on community service
"This experience has not only taught me the course material, or how to start and run a business, but also it has taught me a lot about myself. I am a very hard worker..."
To date students have donated $218,638 and 14,896 service hours. Click below to see more about all that we have accomplished...