Undergraduate degree programs

Honors business consulting

Honors business consulting

The W. P. Carey certificate in honors business consulting is designed for honors students in the W. P. Carey School of Business. This program enhances your business degree, with in-depth understanding of business strategy in a global market — particularly in the field of consulting. You will strengthen your critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills, and learn to effectively conceptualize and communicate strategic solutions.

Honors business consulting curriculum

Honors students in the W. P. Carey School will take six courses to complete the certificate in honors business consulting — including three required courses in business modeling and analysis, and two of five courses in the honors business core.

Honors business core

  • Honors Finance
  • Honors Global Supply Operations
  • Honors Managerial Economics
  • Honors Marketing Theory and Practice
  • Honors Organizational Strategies, Leadership, and Behavior

Business modeling and analysis

  • Consulting in Business
  • Modeling Tools in Consulting
  • Consulting Projects Capstone, or Honors Thesis/Creative Project

Career opportunities

The certificate in honors business consulting is designed to add value to your resume, and is closely aligned with Consulting Scholars — a targeted W. P. Carey career program that prepares exceptional students for futures in the consulting industry. Students selected for Consulting Scholars benefit from guidance offered by a faculty advisor with extensive experience in the consulting industry, access to numerous working professionals in the field, and useful information about career pathways related to consulting.

How to enroll

The certificate in honors business consulting is available only to honors students in the W. P. Carey School of Business. The program consists of at least 15 hours of coursework and must be completed in no less than three semesters. Explore certificate requirements

In order to earn the certificate, students must apply and be accepted to the Consulting Scholars program. The application process for Consulting Scholars is held each spring. Students are encouraged to participate in the application process during the spring semester of their sophomore year. Certificate applications will be accepted after students are admitted to Consulting Scholars.