International Studies

Chile Immersion 2017 for MBA students


Program Dates

  • Students are required to complete Interterm Week before departing for Santiago
  • Spanish Orientation: Thursday-Friday, October 19-20
  • Classes: Tuesday, October 24 - Thursday, December 7
  • Applications and deposit due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 21

Program Overview & Cost

  • Offered Santiago, Chile, in Module Two (2 days of orientation, 7 weeks of classes)
  • Limited to 25 one-year and second-year MBA students
  • Minimum of 15 MBA students required
  • Deposit of $1,000 required (and will be refunded if program is cancelled because of low registration)
  • Airfare, housing, and meals are responsibility of students
  • Additional financial aid up to $5,000 is available to all US domestic students

Program Objectives

  • Gain international training from professors with vast international experience
  • Exposure to Chilean business leaders
  • Develop Spanish language skills
  • Broaden cultural competencies
  • Networking opportunities

Course Information

  • 8 credit hours total
  • MBA courses held at Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
    • International Finance
    • Latin American Economics
    • International Marketing
    • Spanish
  • Spanish course held at Bridge Chile
  • Proficiency in Spanish is not required; students will test into an elementary, intermediate, or advanced Spanish course
  • GBP Student Services will work with you to complete your concentration tracks