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Baylor MBA Partners with Eljun, LLC for Focus Firm | MBA

Baylor University Hankamer School of Business is proud to announce HR Technology and Consulting firm Eljun LLC as the MBA Focus Firm partner for Fall 2020. Focus Firm partners present Baylor MBA cohorts with real-world business projects, then work with students over several weeks to generate actionable insights. Eljun LLC’s projects span a wide array of topics, including an assessment of distributed workforce strategy, curating business requirements for a machine learning product, and marketing channel development.


Eljun LLC co-founder Zach Ledford, a Baylor MBA graduate himself, cites the meaningful impact he expects students to provide as a key motivator for the partnership. “Previous Focus Firm partners include household names like Dell and Lockheed Martin, which speaks to the caliber of the MBA students at Baylor,” says Zach. “We’re incredibly excited to have this same expertise help us navigate our own complex business questions.”

The MBA students will tackle the

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Baylor Rises to No. 76 in Latest U.S. News Rankings, in Top 10 for Undergraduate Entrepreneurship, Among ‘Most Innovative Schools’ | Media and Public Relations

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WACO, Texas (Sept. 14, 2020) – Baylor University moved up three places to No. 76 among National Universities – with several academic programs and opportunities for undergraduates highly rated – in the latest rankings for 2021 released today by U.S. News & World Report.

For the ninth straight year, Baylor was the second highest-ranked university in the Big 12 and among the top five overall in Texas in the U.S. News rankings, behind only Rice (No. 16), the University of Texas at Austin (No. 42), Southern Methodist University  and Texas A&M University (No. 66) and ahead of TCU (No. 80), the University of Texas at Dallas (No. 143), the University of Houston (No. 176), Texas Tech University (No. 217), the University of North Texas (tied at No. 249)

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