Monterey Institute of International Studies

United States View Map


The Fisher International MBA program at the Monterey Institute of International Studies has been providing MBA degrees with an international emphasis for over 30 years and is accredited by AACSB International, the premier accrediting agency for schools of business. The Fisher International MBA program has been internationally recognized for excellence by the Financial Times Top 100 International MBA Programs; and for the past three years, the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine have ranked the Monterey Institute MBA as one of the top graduate schools committed to success in entrepreneurial endeavors.The Fisher International MBA prepares professionals to succeed in today’s complex, cross-cultural business environments. Monterey Institute alumni have built careers in every corner of the business world, and are involved in key emerging markets. Nearly half of all recent graduates work in finance and accounting, and a quarter in marketing and sales. Other career tracks pursued by Fisher MBA graduates include consulting, international management, and entrepreneurship. The top employers of our graduates include: HSBC, HP, Fujitsu, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Deloitte & Touche, Accenture, Adobe Systems, and Cisco Systems. The Fisher International MBA at the Monterey Institute of International Studies is located in the heart of California's beautiful central coast and only a short driving distance away from San Francisco and Silicon Valley. The school’s strategic location and its ranking as one of the top MBA programs in the USA for entrepreneurs is a very attractive mix for prospective MBA students. The Monterey Institute campus provides a microcosm of the international business environment. About half of the student body is from overseas, and all are multilingual. When walking across campus one overhears conversations on important global issues being discussed in many different languages. The Monterey Institute campus provides a learning environment that is rich and challenging, but prepares graduates with an experience, perspective, and a network of contacts that promote success in international businessFisher MBA candidates may choose to pursue an MBA in International Management in order to develop their resume, build networks, gain new skills and position themselves for career development and advancement. Students may choose from the following list of specializations, or design their own:•Entrepreneurship•International Marketing•International Finance•International Trade Management•International Environmental Management•Globalization/Localization Management•Corporate Social Responsibility•Public and Non-profit Management•Global Business ManagementInternational DevelopmentSustainable DevelopmentFisher MBA students at the Monterey Institute are taught by international faculty with real-world business experience and research interests, who are practical in orientation in both their teaching and scholarship. 100 percent of our full-time Fisher MBA faculty members hold a Ph.D. which provides them the foundation to conduct research and teach courses that incorporate concepts and business models on the cutting edge of international business.


Upcoming Events

Thursday, 23rd Jan 2020
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday, 25th Jan 2020
14:00 - 18:00
Tuesday, 28th Jan 2020
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday, 30th Jan 2020
17:30 - 21:00

Program Locations