Who We Are

Our Potential. Your Success.

The Community and Business Engagement Institute (CoBE) is an experiential business consulting practicum that pairs high-achieving, young professionals in real business consulting projects.  


Operating from the E. Craig Wall Sr College of Business at Coastal Carolina University and guided by executive advisors and seasoned faculty, student Associates complete a comprehensive Talent Development Program to prepare them to be creative and innovative problem solvers.

CoBE works with for-profit and non-profit organizations and provides a services for a variety of business functions, including:

  • Strategy development and implementation

  • Marketing and market research

  • Operations and distribution

  • Financial management

  • Human resource management

  • Industry research and impact studies

  • Business plans

CoBE Teams have worked with business Clients across the US as well as Spain, Iceland, Germany and the UAE.

Above all, CoBE is a professional organization with a team of qualified and trained consulting Associates committed to providing the highest level of service and value to every Client we serve.