A simple process to bring experiential learning to your course!

How It Works

From technology, legal paperwork, project scopes, deliverable requirements, and feedback instruments, Potsdam is here to help you gain real work experience through our specialized consulting projects!

1. Signup & Share your Learning Goals.

Start by creating a profile and providing us with your experiential learning preferences. We’ll use these details to match you with companies that are a perfect fit for project collaborations.

2. Explore Company Directory

Search hundreds of companies ready to engage with through research-oriented, hands-on project-based experiential learning engagements.

3. Propose Projects. Get Matched.

Using your preferences, Potsdam works with the company and other project specialists to structure an engagement that will be beneficial for you and your students.

4. Launch Your Engagement!

Once you’re matched and the project’s been scoped, your project is ready to go! We’ll send you everything you need to ensure you’re set-up for success.

Engagement Formats

Live Business Case

Educators split students up into groups to work on different real-world company challenges that directly relate to course content and key learning objectives.

Service Learning

A learner collaborates with non-profits and special ventures through short-term, hands-on volunteering and social impact projects.

Small Team Project

Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.

Site Visit

Learners are immersed in a company environment for a short period, interacting with different company leaders through presentations, activities, Q&A sessions, and tours.

Job Shadowing

Learners are immersed in a one-on-one capacity with a company leader to better understand the nuances of different jobs day-to-day.

Micro Internship

Learners work on remote, independent, and immersive project-based learning collaborations based on real-world challenges with company mentors.

Customized to 30+ Project Topics

Account Management

Customer Service

Data Management

Growth Strategy

International Affairs


Mergers & Acquisitions

Product Design & Development

Reporting, Financial Planning & Analysis

Research & Development

Sales & Business Development

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Take the Next Step!

Create an educator account, or book a meeting with a member of our team!