Foundation: In the first year, students focus their studies on foundational courses in their home country.
Immersion: During the second year, Americas MBA students work on a global capstone project and participate in four intenstive residencies while being immersed in the cultures of each country.
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Corporate Social Responsibility: An Integrative Approach
Strategic Management for Emerging Markets
Mexico City, Mexico
Competitiveness and Strategy
Creating and Launching New Ventures for Organizational Growth
Leading a Global Innovation Strategy: Overcoming the Six Innovation Barriers in Organizations
Perspective: Faculty are from elite business schools in each country – people who intimately understand how business gets done there – and classmates gain invaluable insights from their international peers.
Results: Program participants collaborate with classmates in internationally diverse teams with expertise in various functional areas and industries to complete a year-long strategy project focused on solving specific, cross-border challenge for a multinational company.
|Vancouver, Canada||Sao Paulo, Brazil||Mexico City, Mexico||Nashville, USA|
|August 12-20, 2016||October 14-22, 2016||January 20-28, 2017||March 31-April 8, 2017|
A Typical Day
|7:00am||Meet classmates for breakfast.|
|8:30am||Attend morning class on campus.|
|12:30pm||Have lunch with your classmates at a local restaurant.|
|2:30pm||Work on group projects; attend afternoon class; visit a local company and hear from representatives about how they conduct international business.|
|5:30pm||Get together with your team and work on your group project; explore the city; take in a show; enjoy the local cuisine with new colleagues.|