The strongest relationships emerge from shared experiences. Together, you and your peers will be challenged during intensive, action-based residencies. Become a more confident leader, while building the skills and the network you need to succeed.
You’ll attend three residencies (nine credits) over the course of the program. Residencies are currently available each term and last three to five days at the Michigan Ross campus or in international locations. Lodging and meals at the residencies are provided by Ross and are included in the cost of the program, though students bear additional meal costs and travel costs to and from the residency location.
Global Business Strategy Residency (3 credits)
Various International Locations
Mastering global business strategy is critical for success in a rapidly-changing world. It prepares leaders to navigate cross-cultural complexities in response to economic and political changes.
During this residency, you will explore global business strategy through action-based team projects, and apply skills introduced in previous MBA courses. The residency is intended to provide a broad overview of global economies in various international locations, which have included Berlin, Chile, and Italy.You will experience firsthand the global business environment, and deepen your understanding and ability to formulate strategies for successful investments within international firms.
Prior to your travels, you will build a framework of knowledge about the country and how both foreign and domestic firms operate competitively, as well as begin to formulate ideas for your final project. You will also participate in social and cultural activities that require leadership skills and teamwork.
Residencies will be hosted in additional global locations. Students with a U.S. visa can meet the Online MBA residency requirement by attending a combination of international residencies and/or residencies in Ann Arbor. Students without an eligible U.S. visa must meet the residency requirement by attending three international residencies.
Please contact our admissions team for more details.