WCOB Innovation Center’s Problem-Based Learning Lab

The Welch College of Business (WCOB) Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Lab is an experiential learning program designed to expose students to real-world business problems requiring real-time applied solutions.

Simply put, local businesses provide real projects for our students to complete. Projects range from consulting, marketing, analysis, research, pricing, economic impact studies, branding and product development. The program is designed to mutually benefit our students and the local business community, by providing high-quality business solutions to some of today’s complex business problems. 

>>Learn more and use Sacred Heart’s Problem-Based Learning Lab.

>>Learn more and apply for the 3-credit Problem-Based Learning Class. 

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Latest News

CT Post: Bridgeport company moving to old Farrel site in Ansonia

September 7, 2017

"For the third time in two years, a company has left Bridgeport to take advantage of lower taxes in Ansonia...To do so the city will be working with a group of business students from Sacred Heart University. A city hall office will be refurbished to house the students who are expected to begin work next month."

Milford Patch: Town Creates Plan with SHU to Attract New and Growing Businesses

April 13, 2016

Milford Patch: Town Creates Plan with SHU to Attract New and Growing Businesses: Milford’s Economic Development Commission (EDC) has teamed-up with Sacred Heart University students to create messaging, design, and media plans for an enhanced marketing campaign to attract even more businesses to the City. With an increase of businesses moving to Milford in recent years - 394 new businesses last year alone- the City sees huge opportunity.

Welch College of Business Among Princeton Review’s Best Business Schools

October 28, 2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Princeton Review has once again named Sacred Heart University’s John F. Welch College of Business (WCOB) one of the top schools in the nation. The education services company features the school in the new 2015 edition of its book, The Best 296 Business Schools (Random House/Princeton Review, $22.99).