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Mission Statement


To facilitate the economic development of the region by providing an affordable, high-quality economic alternative to meeting business needs for research, training, and consulting in any and all aspects of Marketing. This work is primarily conducted by graduate and undergraduate marketing students.

The Center for Marketing Research is associated with and maintains a close relationship with the Chambers of Commerce and CEO's of local, regional and interational businesses within southeastern Massachusetts. This unique relationship provides the Center with an effective business networking capability, jobs, and scholarships for our students.

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Download our Brochure

The brochure is a quick and informative way to learn about the Center.

Download the Center for Marketing Research Brochure (PDF)

Download a Project Application Form

All projects are semester based running either from September to December or January to May. Applications are  typically reviewed up to 8 weeks prior to the beginning of the semester. Typically 7-8 projects are accepted per semester. Fees are based on the scope of the research requested. The information below will help us assess your needs and provide you with a quote. Please save and submit to Dr. Nora Ganim Barnes.

Download the Project Application Form (PDF)

Annual Report

For a copy of our annual report, please contact Associate Director Shannen Pavao.

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