Strategic Partnerships matches the skills, talents and expertise of Minnesota State Mankato’s students, faculty and staff to the needs of business, education and communities. Tell us what you need, and we will find a solution that works for you—and that creates opportunities for our students, faculty and staff to put their big ideas to real-world use to help you.
Impacts of Partnerships
- Access to students and faculty
- Small Business Development Center
- Contract Research
- Technology Services
- Continuing and Professional Education
Internships help groom potential employees who have a deeper understanding of your organization’s needs and expectations.
Grants can be leveraged to respond to ongoing research and development needs as well as solving short-term problems and creating new opportunities.
Access to students and faculty allows you to tap into a network of critical thinkers and creative problem solvers who can bring a new perspective to whatever issue you present.
The Small Business Development Center provides valuable consultation services and classes to business owners at all stages in the life of a business.
Contract Research allows you to test products, ideas and innovations in a controlled setting—and to receive real-world results in a timely manner.
Technology Services help you stay nimble as innovations and changes take place.
Continuing and Professional Education provides opportunities to train employees, offer professional development and meet specific workforce needs.
Minnesota State Mankato has several centers and resources in place and ready to serve the community.