Bentley University Corporate Advisory Board Meeting

Karl Rexer
October 2019

In October the Bentley University Graduate Business Analytics Corporate Advisory Board met to discuss the state of the university’s graduate Business Analytics programs, curriculum, and expansion plans.  Karl Rexer and the other board members discussed the skills that are most in need in the corporate data science job market, internships, how corporate employers review graduate resumes, how Bentley’s graduate program compares to the programs at other universities, and also possible ways Bentley’s curriculum and program can be expanded to meet industry’s expanding needs for skilled data science professionals.

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