Successful leaders know how to leverage technology. That’s why high-tech resources are essential in Bentley’s work to provide a learning environment that emulates real-world business conditions.
Inside our distinctive collection of centers and labs, you’ll find the latest tools for gathering and analyzing information in finance, marketing, information design, accountancy, and other business areas. The experience delivers a competitive edge with current and future employers. Simply put: If they use it out there, you’ll find it in here.
Roll up your sleeves and use sophisticated hardware and software at these learning labs:
Accounting Center for Electronic Learning and Business Measurement
The Accounting Center for Electronic Learning and Business Measurement (ACELAB) offers hands-on experience with applications for auditing, tax preparation, data modeling, report generating and other tasks in the accounting field. Students learn how information flows through an organization and how accounting relates to other business functions.
Center for Languages and International Collaboration
The Center for Language and International Collaboration (CLIC) supports the study of other countries and cultures with Rosetta Stone software in 25-plus languages, live videoconferencing to sites worldwide, a theater for watching satellite broadcasts, and more.
Center for Marketing Technology
The Center for Marketing Technology (CMT) Supports best practices in marketing strategy, research and customer insight, so students learn to implement innovative and actionable marketing programs. Business partners tap the center for consulting and research in areas such as digital marketing, social media and data analytics.
CIS Learning and Technology Sandbox
The CIS Learning and Technology Sandbox provides space and resources for building mobile apps, designing video games and similar challenges. Resources include Google TV, Xbox 360 consoles and a SMART board.
Design and Usability Center
The Design and Usability Center (DUC) ranks among the country’s best facilities of its kind. Sophisticated tools focus on improving the user experience for technology products and services.
Media and Culture Labs and Studio
Provides resources for all forms of media production: video, sound, digital photography and design. The labs house industry-standard software for video editing, screenwriting, sound mixing, animation, graphic design, and DVD authoring.
The Trading Room brings world financial markets to the Bentley campus. Real-time data provide a firsthand look at the intricacies of risk management, asset valuation, portfolio design and related topics.