The Program

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.

Vancouver, Canada
Cross-Cultural Management

Global Strategy

Sao Paulo, Brazil
Corporate Social Responsibility: An Integrative Approach

Strategic Management for Emerging Markets

Mexico City, Mexico
Family Business

Competitiveness and Strategy

Nashville, USA
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.