Develop a Consulting Focused Job Search Plan
Fisher Emerging Consultants

Fisher Emerging Consultants (FEC) is a selective program/class for sophomores and juniors interested in working in the field of consulting. Students selected for FEC work with select career management staff to develop a consulting focused job search strategy plan and receive personalized coaching.

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  • Program Emphasis Areas
    • Consulting Resume
    • Job Search Correspondence
    • Behavioral Based Interviewing
    • Case Interviewing
    • Networking Strategies
    • Dress for Success
    • Dining Etiquette
  • FEC hosts guest speakers from consulting firms, such as:
    • Accenture
    • Bain
    • Boston Consulting Group
    • Crowe
    • Deloitte
    • EY
    • Kalypso
    • KPMG
    • Microsoft 
    • McKinsey & Co.
  • Additional Consulting Resources at Fisher

    Fisher Emerging Consultants is designed to complement student involvement in the Fisher consulting based student organizations including Students Consulting for Nonprofit Organizations (SCNO) and Buckeye Undergraduate Consulting Club (BUCC), which host consulting firms at their meetings and/or offer opportunities for students to complete consulting projects. In addition, Fisher Emerging Consultants targets sophomores and students are encouraged to consider applying for the Consulting Industry Cluster during their junior year.

  • Requirements

    If you are accepted into Fisher Emerging Consultants, you will:

    • Identify steps to take in a consulting internship or job search
    • Apply consulting interview techniques
    • Demonstrate professionalism in presentation, networking, and business communications



    • You must be admitted as a Business Major by Spring 2022
    • You must have at least a 3.40 cumulative GPA
    • You must be available to enroll in the Fisher Emerging Consultants section of BA 2601, which will meet during the second session of the spring semester on Wednesdays and Fridays 9:10 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
      • You must be planning to graduate between December 2022 - August 2024
  • Apply

    Read Vault’s career guide to Consulting

    Step 1 – Apply


    Application OPENS in September and is DUE Sunday, October 24, by 11:59PM

    Complete application form:  Fisher Emerging Consultants Application Link

    Step 2 - Interview

    Those selected to interview for the program will be notified by the week of November 2. At that time, they will receive information about the interview process. Interviews will take place in mid-November and selections for FEC will be made by late November.

    Questions about Fisher Emerging Consultants?
    Contact Sarah Steenrod with questions or schedule an appointment in Handshake to discuss Fisher Emerging Consultants.

  • Resources

    Consulting Careers Guide

    Introduction to Case Interviews

    Case in Point: Complete Case Interview Preparation 8th Edition by Marc Cosentino

    Vault Guides

    Sample Vault Guides Include:

    • Vault Career Guide to Consulting
    • Vault Career Guide to Consulting Jobs
    • Vault Guide to the Case Interview


    Contact Sarah Steenrod or Kate Morales with questions or schedule an appointment in Handshake with her to discuss Fisher Emerging Consultants.