Carlson Analytics Lab
Work with a team of skilled analytics professionals on a project for your company. You'll receive real results to help answer a business question, and you'll get exposure to a significant pool of analytics talent.
The Carlson Analytics Lab works with client organizations of all sizes and from any industry sector. Past clients have included both start-ups and Fortune 100 companies, from industries such as agriculture, healthcare, retail, consulting, travel and leisure, med tech, and manufacturing.
- 15-20 projects per year
- 4-6 students per project team, supervised by faculty and professional staff
- Students earn course credit
- Projects must include real data.
- Partner assigns a project liaison to act as point person
- There is a project fee of $30,000
- Initial meetings with interested companies
- Project ideation and definition in collaboration with faculty
- Engagement agreements signed
- Detailed scoping of problem and deliverables
- Data security, legal needs resolved
- Project duration (14 weeks)
- Regular check-in meetings
- Mid-term presentation of work in progress
- Final project presentation
- Asset delivery and knowledge transfer in May