Partnership Program

The AACSB (business), ABET (computer science), and AUPHA (healthcare management) accredited College of Business and Technology is excited to invite organizations and individuals to collaborate with Winthrop University in advancing the development of future business leaders.  


  • Offer real-world, hands-on experience to our students
  • Provide annual support for scholarships, program and research opportunities, infrastructure improvements
  • Foster professional development

Opportunities for Engagement Include:

  • Recruiting career-ready graduates
  • Student projects and experiential learning
  • Executive education/talent development
  • Philanthropic engagement

Ways to Invest:

  • Contribute with cash or in-kind gifts to a program, department, event or college initiative
  • Set up an endowment for Winthrop in support of strategic initiatives within the college
  • Donate an annual gift and provide the Dean with necessary funds to enhance the College 

Support Levels and Benefits Partnership Program Benefit Levels

Menu Card

As part of the Partnership Program, a Menu Card was created to provide our partners with a detailed overview of the opportunities for engagement with the College of Business and Technology.  

Partnership Program Menu Card


Business Partnership Summit

Started in 2019, the Business Partnership Summit has become an annual event that showcases the talent and expertise of the College of Business and Technology's students and faculty.  During this event, we recognize the local and regional partnerships with the business community.  To celebrate these partnerships, the Exemplary Partner Award was created.  The award recognizes an organization or individual for significant contributions in support of the College's mission of providing a transformative eduction.  Congratulations to our first recipient, Kris Carroll of Carroll Financial Associates!

Exemplary Partner Award