USC IBEAR MBA - Making the Leap

The USC IBEAR MBA

Making the Leap

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International Management Science (STEM) IBEAR MBA Program

IBEAR MBA students have the opportunity to pursue a STEM track, International Management Science (STEM) MBA Program.

IBEAR International Management Science STEM MBA Program

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The Top Ten

IBCP Luminit

The Family Experience

The Educational Experience

IBEAR Careers

IBCP Overview

IBCP CENTRAL

IBCP CTE

The Top Ten

IBCP Luminit

The Family Experience

The Educational Experience

IBEAR Careers

IBCP Overview

IBCP CENTRAL

IBCP CTE

 

Program Snapshot

35

Average Age

55

Average Class Size

Pre-MBA Career Industries: 20% High Tech, 20% Financial Services, 10% Consulting, 35% Consumer Services/CPG, 15% Other

20% High Tech
20% Financial Services
10% Consulting
35% Consumer Services/CPG
15% Other 

Participants by Region: 65% Asia, 15% North America, 15% Latin America, 3% Europe, 2% Africa

 65% Asia
15% North America
15% Latin America
3% Europe
2% Africa

Key Program Features

  • 12 month program at USC's Campus in Los Angeles.
  • Earn the USC Marshall MBA degree.
  • Designed for mid-career professionals seeking global leadership positions.
  • Learn in a class size of 55 diverse and globally focused participants.
  • Average age of participants is 35.
  • Dedicated career development professional for 35 self-sponsored participants.
  • Individualized career development plan for mid-career professionals.
  • Some travel for management consulting projects and business networking forums.
  • Frequent networking opportunities with senior professionals and alumni from multiple industries.
  • Leverage 2,100 IBEAR alumni in 60 countries as well as USC's Trojan alumni network.
  • Participate in 4-month long client-commissioned International Business Consulting Project; capstone experience of the IBEAR MBA Program.
  • Scholarship and financial aid options available to participants:
    • IBEAR Global Business Fellow awards tuition scholarships to high-potential self-sponsored international and American candidates.
    • Hanjin/Korean Air Scholarship: Two partial tuition scholarships to Korean nationals or Korean-Americans or to self-sponsored students focused on a career in global supply chain/logistics.
    • Honjo Foundation/Jack G. Lewis Scholarship: One partial tuition scholarships to a self-sponsored student of Japanese heritage.
  • 10-day International Experiential Learning Program trip to cultural and economic centers designed to provide participants with a deep understanding of business practices, conditions, and opportunities. Funding in the amount $3,400 for your mandatory International Experiential Trip is added to the cost of attending the IBEAR MBA Program.
  • Career Treks to Silicon Valley, Seattle, and other U.S. major cities. Your optional Domestic Experiential Learning Trips / Career Treks are funded through a combination of program fee and student contributions.