MBA Students

Why Get a MBA from the Leeds School of Business

April 18, 2016

The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado is a world class program set in idyllic Boulder Colorado. As the premier business school in Colorado and a powerhouse in the Mountain-West region of the United States students are attracted from all over the nation and the world to...

Burridge Conference

Studying Finance at the Leeds School of Business

April 3, 2016

The Burridge Center for Finance at the University of Colorado was launched in 1997 with a landmark gift from a CU-Boulder alumnus, Richard Burridge Sr. The center has served as a laboratory to foster research and dialogue affecting those in those in the financial markets. The Burridge center is committed...

Koelbel Building

The MBA curriculum at the Leeds School of Business

March 20, 2016

Pursuing an MBA from the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business enables one to enhance their career trajectory or pursue a new path in an individualized context. As a full time student you are given the time to explore what you want to do in your professional career with...

Chris Lutz

Chris Lutz, 2nd year MBA, shares his story about getting that full time offer

March 2, 2016

My experience at Leeds has been everything that my response to the classic “what do you do” question is not. Sure, I’ve had many late night battles with LIFO and FIFO (I’m no accountant) along with wrestling with uncooperative financial models but I’ve also had the opportunity to ski with...

NICC Winners

Net Impact Case Competition comes to the Leeds School of Business

Feb. 28, 2016

On February 12th and 13th CU Boulder welcomed 19 teams of MBAs to compete in the 15th annual Net Impact Case Competition . The teams created innovative solutions to a case about impact finance and presented them to industry judges, including former volunteers and competitors who had participated in the...

Real Estate MBA

Real Estate Trek - Skiing and Learning in Crested Butte

Feb. 19, 2016

AThe Graduate Real Estate Association (GREA) recently went on their annual trek to a mountain town to learn about real estate and real estate development in Colorado’s mountain towns. This year the GREA went to Crested Butte in southern Colorado to learn about affordable housing and development with Coburn Partners,...

Amanda Leavitt

The MBA Internship Search - Amanda Leavitt

Feb. 12, 2016

The internship search, a potentially painful experience but with the right preparation and outlook, the exciting opportunity to gain experience in the career track you have always wanted. I don’t think this will apply to many first year MBA students, as I am sure they will know all of this...

Craig Coppock

Military MBA - Craig Coppock shares his story of switching to Business after the Military

Jan. 19, 2016

After ten years in the military, using my GI Bill to pursue an MBA was a no-brainer. I knew that I wanted to go into the business world, but I had never spent a single day in an office job. I didn’t know which industries or career tracks would be...

Jimmy Miner

Fun Side of the MBA - Jimmy Miner

Jan. 8, 2016

Prior to pursuing my MBA at Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder, I spent four years working for Deloitte as a tax consultant. On a weekly basis, I traveled from my home office in Chicago to serve clients in New York, Boston, Miami, New Orleans, San...


Focusing on Real Estate at the Leeds School of Business

Dec. 18, 2015

The University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business offers one of the most innovative and respected Real Estate programs in the country. With their excellent industry connections and placement rates upon graduation many students have found their careers to be going in exciting and meaningful directions, thanks in part, to...