The Capstone Consulting Experience gives students the opportunity to solve a strategic problem facing an organization. Since its launch in 1973 as one of the first student consulting and research programs in the U.S., the Capstone Consulting Experience has prepared graduate students to consult with business leaders. MBA students in the Capstone Consulting Experience have completed over 900 projects for more than 500 companies including Fortune 1000 firms, entrepreneurial ventures and nonprofit organizations.
“I appreciate the UD Capstone Team and their commitment to excellence as they created and presented us with real solutions for our program. The students did an outstanding presentation, and the mock examples of marketing materials were beyond our expectations. We look forward to another partnership in the future!” - Kelsey Stanley, Volunteer Program Manager, Catholic Charities Dallas
“This program offers invaluable expertise to organizations not able to conduct this kind of research and opens the eyes of the students to how their educational experience can impact the world in very tangible ways!” - Michael Pazzaglini, Chief Executive Officer, Society of St. Vincent de Paul of North Texas
“My work with the Capstone Project was a significant help to our office. The collaborative nature gave us the ability to direct, and the study was executed with little additional involvement. We are very satisfied with the results and will continue our partnership going forward with the Capstone Program.” - Lacy de la Garza, Director, Parish & Community Relations, Catholic Charities Dallas
“It was a pleasure to work with Professor Wysong and his team of students. The students brought their area of expertise that translated to actionable and sounded insights. The team provided us a roadmap to improve our membership experience and to target our communication strategy better. The incorporation of a SWOT and a demographic analysis brought a unique perspective. The process itself was immensely enjoyable.” - Miguel Molina, CFO, Avocados from Mexico; Board Member, Financial Executive International Dallas
“The University of Dallas MBA Capstone Program produces usable and highly desirable project outcomes for their clients. It is a pleasure to work not only with the students but with the UD staff/faculty as well.” - Rebecca Leppert, Chief Operations Officer, Pro Players Foundation
“I am glad to have partnered with the University of Dallas Capstone Program. My company gained some valuable insights, and the students worked hard on our project.” - Shannon Cosart, Director of Strategic Procurement, Concentrix
“This social media effectiveness study superseded my expectations. With virtually no research budget, this work was invaluable to helping me and my marketing team make important decisions about our social media efforts. We are already going to implement some of the recommendations from this research project.” - Brandy Evans, VP Marketing, Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
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