Applied learning courses put students in the shoes of senior executives facing real-world issues. Companies such as Kimberly-Clark, Kraft Heinz, and Dish Network have presented Wisconsin MBA students in brand and product management with the challenges of growing a brand using Nielsen data, social media, and branding strategies. The knowledge of the projects, practices, and issues that face actual industry professionals will put you on a path to success from day one.
On Fridays, students in applied learning sessions analyze actual industry case studies with business leaders and experienced faculty. The following are just a few examples of real business challenges that students have tackled in applied learning projects.