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    Executive Master of Global Affairs and Management Overview

    Thunderbird’s Executive Master of Global Affairs and Management is 12 months in duration.

    Entry requirements:

    1. Undergraduate degree from an accredited university degree program
    2. TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE (where necessary)
    3. International experience preferred
    4. Submission of online application
    5. Admission interview
    6. 5+ years of work experience

    International students will pay US$60,000 in tuition fees (however, admission requirements are the same as for domestic students).

    Core modules and electives include:


    • Globalization 4.0: Global Affairs in the 21st Century
    • 4th Industrial Revolution in a Global Economy
    • The Craft of Global Networks in Global Affairs
    • Global Leadership and Management
    • Global Leadership and Strategy Capstone

    2.Track 1: Global Law

    • International Law
    • International Trade Law
    • International Human Rights Law

    3.Track 2: Global Public Policy

    • Strategic Planning for Public Sector Leaders
    • Leadership for Public Organizations
    • Global Public Policy

    4.Track 3: Global Business

    • Global Accounting
    • Global Marketing
    • Financial Management for Global Value Creation

    The Executive Master of Arts in Global Affairs and Management (EMAGAM) operates at the intersection of business and global affairs/international relations while allowing students to choose from one of three tracks depending on their interest.

    Students will be prepared for leadership positions within their existing organizations or free to make a bold move in their career by switching sectors entirely.

    Graduates have gone on to work for World Economic Forum, Department of State, ExxonMobil, Hiliti, Amazon, Lionsgate and more.

    International students will need to pay an application fee of US$115 and US$350 I-901 SEVIS fee.

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