Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum

Dig into a compelling challenge with real-world impact

Hone your skills by working on a client’s business challenge as a student consultant. Deliver actionable recommendations with classroom support while gaining valuable experience.

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“Learning the skills to execute a consulting project from start to finish, culminating in an executive-level presentation, was invaluable. When I look back at my time at Fuqua, I know that FCCP will be one of the most influential courses that I took.”

— Patricia Murray, Daytime MBA ’22

About our program

The Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum is a for-credit experiential learning course at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. In FCCP, students apply their business skills and relevant work experience to an active project engagement with an external client.


“The Fuqua student team figured out our main revenue driver, they identified the risks and opportunities of each revenue stream and made projections. We now have a concrete growth plan that we are ready to implement.”

— Ubuntu Neurology, Daytime 2023-2024 Client
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Got a big business challenge?

If your organization has a business challenge that could benefit from a fresh perspective and insights generated by a dedicated team of Fuqua students, consider applying to FCCP. We partner with companies who value providing an educational experience for our students by bringing some of the toughest challenges their businesses are trying to solve.