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Engagement and External Relations

K – 12 Educational Outreach:

Krannert is home to the Purdue Center for Economic Education, which offers both formal economics courses and non-credit programs for teachers, employee groups, and other adult audiences; develops new instructional materials and programs; conducts research on the economic literacy of students, teachers, and the general public; and conducts formal evaluation studies of instructional materials and programs.

Economic Development

Technical Assistance Program (TAP)
Krannert participates in the Technical Assistance Program (TAP) a statewide program that provides technical assistance to Indiana businesses and agencies.

Continuing Education

The Krannert School hosts a nationally ranked program of executive and part time degree and non degree management training.

The Executive MBA Programs of the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University are integrated programs of advanced study in management for experienced professionals who seek to obtain an AACSB accredited MBA degree while maintaining their full-time job responsibilities. The Krannert School of Management has been in the business of helping executives get their MBAs for almost 25 years and have graduated over 2000 students.

Krannert's part-time Weekend Master of Business Administration Program at Purdue University (Weekend MBA) is an integrated degree-granting program of advanced study in management for working professionals. It offers an innovative alternative to the traditional part-time program and results in a master's degree from one of the world's best MBA schools.The Weekend MBA Program grew from the guiding principles that have consistently placed the Krannert School among the best MBA schools in the United States.

You can enhance your management skills even when you're unable to invest the time required for an MBA degree. Taught by world-class faculty, Krannert's Executive Education Programs (professional development) feature much of the same content that drives the school's internationally-ranked executive master's degree programs. Best of all, these programs are convenient, accessible, and targeted to suit the continuing education needs of a variety of constituent groups. Moreover, our programs are arranged in series that reflect strategic partnerships of learning and engagement between select Purdue and external centers of expertise--and are designed to help achieve current economic initiatives in Indiana, the Midwest, the nation, and even globally

Experiential Learning (EL)

Take enthusiastic, talented MBA students. Put them to work on meaningful projects in real business settings. The result is the Krannert School’s Experiential Learning (EL), a mutually beneficial program for both students and their client companies. Companies sponsoring projects benefit from bright and enthusiastic minds addressing important issues, while contributing to the development of the next generation of business leaders. Students enhance their education experience through real world problem solving and experience the satisfaction of providing impactful results for their clients. We invite you to see how you can benefit from participating in EL projects at Purdue.