Office of Advancement
4000 Business Education Complex
501 South Quad Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
The Build Corporate Partnerships Initiative focuses on the strategic collaboration between industry and the E. J. Ourso College of Business and was created to increase the number of internships and quality full-time placement options for E. J. Ourso College students. Corporate partners of the E. J. Ourso College are offered unique and targeted opportunities for branding, visibility, and hiring talented, well-rounded business students.
Students are our greatest asset, providing companies with highly motivated and well-trained graduates ready to enter the fast-paced business world. The E. J. Ourso College of Business offers opportunities for corporations to engage with students through scholarships, executive speakers, student organization events, and recruiting.
Strong faculty expertise and research are keystones of the E. J. Ourso College. Corporate partners are able to work closely with outstanding faculty through classroom lectures and case studies designed to solve business challenges. Concurrently, faculty value corporate insight into the shifting trends in industry and business practice.
Centers and Institutes
Corporate partners have the chance to interact with center and program leadership to help shape curriculum and ensure optimal workforce development through activities such as advisory board meetings, practicum course participation, classroom lectures, and student events.
Funding Strategic Priorities gives corporate partners the opportunity to enhance the student-experience through unique disciplines – such as energy, professional sales, analytics, entrepreneurship, economic development, and real estate – that support the dean’s strategic plan for the college.