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USC Catalogue 2019-2020 
USC Catalogue 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International MBA Program

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The IBEAR MBA program is an accelerated global MBA for experienced managers and professionals. The curriculum contains internationalized core courses in its first three terms and selected international business electives thereafter. It concludes with a challenging consulting project in terms four and five.


In addition to the general admission requirements, applicants should have a minimum of six years work and/or graduate study experience. Current participants average 11 years of experience and are 34 years of age. Scholarships are available to domestic and international students.

For more information, contact the IBEAR MBA Program; (213) 740-7140; Fax (213) 740-7559; email ibearmba@marshall.usc.edu; visit marshall.usc.edu. Apply online at gradadm.usc.edu.

Program Structure

This intensive full-time program begins in early August and ends in mid-July each year. It begins with a three-week transition program to assist international and domestic participants in adjusting to life in the U.S.

Total units: 12

Total units: 12

Term 3 - Spring

Total units: 12

Term 4 - Spring

Total units: 9

Term 5 - Summer

Total units: 8

Total units required for degree: 56

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