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MBA Student

Experiential Learning

Using advanced education and collaboration, the Odette MBA integrates real-world corporate projects and personalized instructions. 

Through the Advanced Program for Experiential Consulting (APEX), Corporate Mandates and working with external organizations in coursework, students work on real business challenges alongside the leaders of prominent corporate partners such as:

  • Ontario Securities Commission
  • Windsor Family Credit Union
  • Stellantis
  • Windsor Regional Hospital 
  • Hospice Windsor 
  • City of Windsor
  • OSC (Ontario Securities Commission)
  • BDC and many others.

APEX - Program Elements & Overview

The Advanced Program for Experiential Consulting (APEX) is an exclusive offering to the Odette MBA and has redefined the traditional co-op setting, allowing students to become integrated in corporate working environments.  The Odette MBA and APEX offers students the opportunity to develop skills and demonstrate abilities by providing real solutions to real clients in the real world.

APEX - Corporate Partner Benefit

The Odette MBA APEX program provides the corporate partner with the invaluable resources of an MBA team dedicated to their business needs. Corporate partner executives and their companies receive valuable information and contributions from the student consulting teams. Corporate partners are consistently engaged with their student teams and they assess, evaluate and provide feedback on each student’s leadership talent, execution skills and other core competencies. In addition, APEX corporate partners have the opportunity to participate in classroom discussions, observe the students in action, and identify Odette MBA student talent for their organizations.


NOTE: If you are a potential APEX Corporate Partner and would like more information on the program for your organization, please contact:

Kent Walker
Program Director