Alabama Productivity Center

APC will be the premier University based source of innovative sustainable
solutions to improve the efficiency, effectiveness and profitability of Alabama
business and industry.


Staying competitive in today's business and manufacturing arenas requires innovative thinking, action and a commitment to continuous improvement. The Alabama Productivity Center has helped businesses, industry, not-for-profit entities and government agencies improve and enhance their competitiveness and efficiency. The APC works to tailor a variety of outreach services to meet organizations’ overall goals and objectives.


One of the Alabama Productivity Center's premier services is internship programs. Through The University of Alabama's large talent pool, we are able to place interns with our clients. This program benefits Alabama business by placing quality students from engineering, business, communication and other fields of study for semester-long projects. Interns gain relevant work experience and are often offered full-time positions.


The Alabama Productivity Center works closely with business and industry on special projects that align with their overall goals and objectives. We use a service delivery model that includes Professional Staff, Students and Faculty to provide innovative and cost effective solutions. Some of our current projects include ISO 9001:2015 QMS Implementation, ISO 14001:2015 EMS Implementation, Team Building, Coaching, and Lean Transformation.