Hands-on Career Experience: Consult for a local organization.As an SMC student, you'll learn how to work effectively in teams, then your team will solve a problem for a local organization.
Learn more about SMC's Consulting Project!
Consulting projects can help you get a great job FAST.
In a recent survey, 73% of college graduates said having real-world work experiences as part of their degree program would have helped them get a job faster.*
Consulting projects are just one of the hands-on experiences you'll get at SMC.
Every organization needs people who can solve problems.Professional consultants identify and solve complex problems for for-profit and non-profit companies. By learning the steps consultants take to help organizations succeed, you can use your skills to help solve problems for future employers. Being a problem-solver leads to job success, as well as success in life.
A sample of SMC student consulting projects
Community Partner: Beauty Marks for Girls is a nonprofit organization that strives to empower, educate, and help girls who have been impacted by parental incarceration.
Scope of Work: Data Analytics and Marketing.
Community Partner: Speak for Animals is an innovative, all-volunteer 501(c)3 charitable organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of companion animals in Upstate South Carolina since 2003.
Scope of Work: Designing corporate giving program and expanding volunteer base and community partnerships.
Community Partner: College Town is going on its 20th year as a non-profit consortium of Spartanburg’s public and private accredited colleges and universities.
Scope of Work: Identify data-driven initiatives in marketing, talent retention, or connectivity of Spartanburg college students.
Community Partner: Founded in 2020, Progressive Mobility (PM) is a physical therapy clinic focused on outcomes for life.
Scope of Work: Identifying and advertising to target markets; creating lead nurturing infrastructure.
Community Partner: Palmetto Council is an affiliate of Boy Scouts of America charged with providing support and services to adult leaders and youth members through character-building youth development programs in six
Scope of Work: Evaluate and strengthen the youth member joining process.