Vanderbilt Summer Business Institute - Accelerator Program
Accelerator – Vanderbilt Summer Business Institute is a one-month experiential immersion in business held each June at the Owen Graduate School of Management in Nashville, Tennessee. Students from across the country, learn the nuts and bolts of marketing, finance, operations and innovation as well as the soft business skills employers desire. Class size is between 60-80 students, 50% from Vanderbilt and the other half primarily from the top private liberal arts or Ivy League schools. Students work on five real-world projects with real companies and present to company executives who offer constructive feedback. Students also receive over 75 hours of classroom instruction from Owen’s faculty. Established in 2005, Accelerator is the most comprehensive and hands-on business program in the country of its kind.