Breaking Into Consulting From a Non-Target School: 6 Tips, from Management Consulted

Yes, the top consulting firms hire large numbers out of HBS, Booth, Wharton, Kellogg, et al year in and year out. And yes, firms do give preference to their target schools.

But, there is a pathway you can take to break into consulting from a non-target school (whether you’re an undergrad or MBA). Let’s dive in to the specific targets you need to hit to give yourself the best shot at breaking into the industry.

Steps To Break Into Consulting From A Non-Target School

By Carol Sharick
Carol Sharick Director of Career and Professional Development for Undergraduates, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences