Academic Involvement

Eller professor and studentsWe are pleased to bring Eller's academic expertise to the Tucson and Southern Arizona communities, as well as to businesses and organizations across the globe. Here are a few of the ways the Eller College is involved academically, and we invite you to contact us to discuss how we can partner with you.

Business Careers Awareness Program
EY has teamed with the Accounting Department to provide students who are underrepresented in undergraduate accounting classes with an opportunity to explore the accounting field and become involved in the Eller community.

MIS Corporate Connections
Through its focus on student projects, career fairs, student organizations, scholarships, and job and internship placement, in addition to an outstanding curriculum, the MIS Department partners with businesses.

Eller MBA Consulting Projects
Eller MBA consulting projects are an essential component of the Full-Time MBA curriculum, asking students to apply their academic knowledge to a real-world business challenge in a team consulting project for a company while providing the company a team of motivated, high-achieving students.

Ethics Outreach Programs
The Center for Leadership Ethics is devoted to increasing ethical awareness at the K-12, collegiate, and executive levels in society. The Center does so through innovative outreach programs including the High School Ethics Forum, the Collegiate Ethics Case Competition, and the Executive Ethics Symposium.

Eller Economic Development
The Eller Economic Development Program takes advantage of University of Arizona resources — including Eller College faculty, students, and staff — to work with small businesses throughout Southern Arizona to develop and grow their businesses and improve the business owners' managerial skills, thereby enhancing the economy of our region.

Office of Economic Education
The Office of Economic Education helps teachers in Southern Arizona fulfill the Arizona Curriculum Standards requirements in economics by providing training and techniques for teaching students in K-12.

Eller Executive Education
The Eller Executive Education program offers open enrollment programs such as Business Leadership Competencies and Foundations of Public Sector Leadership, as well as custom programs built to help solve organizational challenges from the ground up.


For additional information about academic involvement in general or with your organization, please contact us.