Huron Consulting Group at a Glance


  • "Living the mission. Having an impact in a meaningful way."
  • "Little management overhead and flexible hours."
  • "Diversity is embraced and appreciated."


  • "Publicly-traded company means innovative, risk-taking strategies are minimal."
  • "The same as at any consulting firm. Hours and travel."
  • "Very siloed, very different cultures across practice areas."

The Buzz

  • "Good at education and healthcare."
  • "Wide range of services and ability."
  • "Trying to differentiate themselves from the pack."
  • "Growing and becoming much more competitive."

About Huron Consulting Group

Huron is a global professional services firm committed to achieving sustainable results in partnership with its clients. The company brings expertise in strategy, technology, operations, advisory services and analytics to drive results in the healthcare, higher education, life sciences and commercial sectors. It provides guidance to support organizations as they contend with the change transforming their industries and businesses. 

Huron specializes in serving clients in the healthcare, higher education, life sciences, and commercial sectors as these organizations face significant transformational change and regulatory or economic pressures in dynamic market environments. It has worked with more than 450 health systems, hospitals, and academic medical centers, more than 400 colleges, universities and research institutions; more than 125 life sciences organizations; and hundreds of Fortune 500 and midsize commercial businesses.



August 2016

Huron Consulting Group Expands Healthcare Technology Offerings by Closing Acquisition of HSM Consulting

Huron completed its acquisition of Healthcare Services Management, Inc. (HSM), a firm specializing in healthcare information technology and management consulting. With the addition of HSM, Huron now supports a full range of electronic health record systems, expanding the scope and scale of its offerings in the healthcare provider market.

May 2016

Huron Consulting Group Closes Acquisition of ADI Strategies

Huron completed its acquisition of the U.S. assets of ADI Strategies, Inc. This was the first of two related transactions that will create one of the largest and fastest-growing Oracle application and analytics practices and allow the combined businesses to deliver the latest advisory and technology consulting services to a broader client base.

April 2016

Huron Consulting Group Named One of America's Best Employers by Forbes for Second Consecutive Year

Huron was named one of Forbes' America's Best Employers in its 2016 ranking, for the second consecutive year. The Forbes America's Best Employers survey polled 30,000 U.S. employees anonymously about their attitudes toward their employers.

February 2016

Huron Consulting Group Acquires MyRounding

Huron acquired MyRounding, a firm specializing in digital health solutions to improve patient care. The addition of MyRounding strengthened Huron's cultural transformation services for healthcare providers and expanded the integration of Huron's software and consulting solutions.

September 2015

Huron Consulting Group Recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting  Magazine

Huron was named one of the 2015 Best Firms to Work For by Consulting magazine for the fifth consecutive year. The recognition was awarded based on six aspects of employee satisfaction: work/life balance, career development, client engagement, culture, leadership, and compensation and benefits.

August 2015

Huron Consulting Group Receives Consulting Magazine Excellence in Social & Community Investment Award

Huron was recognized by Consulting magazine as a recipient of the 2015 Excellence in Social & Community Investment Achievement Award. Huron was selected for the Company's pro bono work with Test Positive Awareness Network. The firm was also recognized in 2014, for the company's annual Day of Service. 

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Huron Consulting Group

550 West Van Buren St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Phone: (312) 583-8700
Fax: (312) 583-8701


  • Employer Type: Public
  • Stock Symbol: HURN
  • Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
  • President & CEO: James H. Roth
  • 2016 Employees: 2,671

  • Major Departments & Practices
    Higher Education
    Life Sciences
    Commercial Sectors 

Major Office Locations

  • Chicago, IL(HQ)
    Atlanta, GA
    Beaverton, OR
    Boston, MA
    Buffalo, NY
    Cambridge, MA
    Dallas, TX
    Detroit, MI
    Houston, TX
    Madison, WI
    New York, NY
    Pensacola, FL
    Portland, OR
    Raleigh, NC
    San Francisco, CA
    Toronto, ON
    Washington, DC

    New Delhi