Business in Practice (BiP)

Business in Practice students with Jeff Sohl

Business in Practice: Gain real world experience for real world success.

Jeff Sohl with Paul College students
Inspire students to put academics to work with hands-on projects and mentorships with your company.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Business in Practice (BiP) program enhances Paul College’s rigorous academics by bridging the gap between theory and practical application. Through experiential learning and hands-on projects, you work directly with industry leaders and companies, and learn by doing. The program empowers you to acquire a deeper grasp with real business experience and responsibilities, giving you the tools, skills and know-how to launch a successful and meaningful business career.

The program is designed to be flexible and optimizes your skill level in key competency areas most valued by employers.* Engage with industry leaders, gain valuable experience and build your resume with the BiP program.

*According to National Association of College and Universities (NACE) and Future Work Skills 2020 report published by the Institute for the Future.

CURRENT BiP Courses offered

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CONTACT

Neil Niman
Associate Dean of Academic Programs
Email: neil.niman@unh.edu
Phone: (603) 862-3336

Business in Practice Program
Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
10 Garrison Avenue
Durham, NH 03824
University of New Hampshire

  • Another successful conference!
    Thank you to King Arthur (Content Marketing), C3 Metrics (Marketing Analytics), Spotted (Celebrity Endorsements), Drinkwater Productions (Event Marketing), Drift (Online Video Production), BzzzAgent (Influencer Marketing), MarTech Tools (panel discussion) and Sentient (Digital Behavioral Science).
    Another successful conference!
    Thank you to King Arthur (Content Marketing), C3 Metrics (Marketing Analytics), Spotted (Celebrity Endorsements), Drinkwater Productions (Event Marketing), Drift (Online Video Production), BzzzAgent (Influencer Marketing), MarTech Tools (panel discussion) and Sentient (Digital Behavioral Science).
  • Leadership class inspired Hayden Spitz ’18 to channel passion into PupRun
    “I always wanted to be an entrepreneur, but I didn’t always know what I wanted to do with it until I started working with events,” he says. “When you think about it, every event like this is an entrepreneurial process. You’re starting with nothing — you have no money, you just have this idea, and...
    Leadership class inspired Hayden Spitz ’18 to channel passion into PupRun
    “I always wanted to be an entrepreneur, but I didn’t always know what I wanted to do with it until I started working with events,” he says. “When you think about it, every event like this is an entrepreneurial process. You’re starting with nothing — you have no money, you just have this idea, and...
  • Devin McMahon '18 didn't waste any time jumping into all opportunities for students at UNH. The business administration major and entrepreneur has participated in the Holloway Prize Competition, is a Dean's Ambassador, runs...
    Devin McMahon '18 didn't waste any time jumping into all opportunities for students at UNH. The business administration major and entrepreneur has participated in the Holloway Prize Competition, is a Dean's Ambassador, runs...
  • The BiP Program gives me the skills and hands-on experience that puts my academics to the test. Best of all, it gives me confidence to hit the ground running in my career.
    The BiP Program gives me the skills and hands-on experience that puts my academics to the test. Best of all, it gives me confidence to hit the ground running in my career.
  • Genevieve Wolfe '18 interned at Aleyska Resort in Girdwood, Alaska, as part of Paul College's Internship Opportunity Fund.
    Genevieve Wolfe '18 interned at Aleyska Resort in Girdwood, Alaska, as part of Paul College's Internship Opportunity Fund.

CURRICULUM & REQUIREMENTS

You will take a minimum of four courses, one in each of the core competency areas:

  • Social intelligence - ability to navigate complex social relationships and environments.
  • Analytical intelligence - ability to analyze and evaluate ideas, solve problems and make decisions.
  • Competitive intelligence - ability to gather, analyze and distribute information and ideas about products, customers, competitors or the external environment.
  • Professional intelligence - ability to achieve professional success.

    • An array of 2-credit course offerings taught primarily by industry professionals
    • Courses incorporate current business data and practices
    • Build your resume with acquired business tools, skills and certifications
    • Dynamic, individual and team-based experiences similar to what is encountered in an actual business environment
    • Immersive 7-week terms delivered as face-to-face, virtual or hybrid courses
    • Credit for experiential learning opportunities such as: internships, study abroad and applicable Paul College student organizations

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    Program Core Competency
    • Inbound Marketing – Hubspot Certification
    • Digital Marketing Agency
    • Conflict and Mediation
    • IBM Watson Analytics / Research
    • Coding Python
    • Brand Management
    • Talk like TED / Storytelling
    • Real Time Market Analysis - Bloomberg certification
    • Lean Process Manufacturing
    • Small Business Development Incubator
    • Competitive Intelligence
    • Competitive Intelligence
    • Social Intelligence
    • Analytical Intelligence
    • Analytical Intelligence
    • Professional Intelligence
    • Social Intelligence
    • Analytical Intelligence
    • Analytical Intelligence
    • Professional Intelligence