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Global Management (Online), M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 17 months
, AZ,
 Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management offers a renowned master's degree that deliver a cutting-edge, practical education in regional business, cross-cultural relations and geopolitical considerations, preparing you to lead business anywhere in the world.


  • With your global outlook and your passion for international management, you need a specialized graduate degree that goes beyond traditional business theory.
  • In the Online Master of Global Management (OMGM), you earn Thunderbird’s globally recognized Master of Global Management degree in a flexible online format. Using one of our suggested tracks as your guide, you can choose the pace at which to pursue your degree depending on what works with your busy schedule. While 100% of coursework is offered online asynchronously, you have the opportunity to meet and network with your cohort in person by beginning the program on campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Global Marketing Strategy
  •  Global Strategy 
  • Regional Business Environment II: Developed Markets
  •  Global Financial Decisions

For more information, please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 17 months
    • Duration description
      Up to 28 months.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

Admission Requirements
  • Résumé documenting work and management experience
  • 2 essay responses
  • 1 letter of reference from a supervisor or professor
  • TOEFL, IELTS or PTE scores if you did not graduate from an English-speaking university in a native English-speaking country
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended undergraduate and graduate institutions at minimum, validating the completion of a four-year degree

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

  • On average, the students in Thunderbird's Online MGM program have 7 years of work experience. 
  • Our preferred work experience duration is at least 2 years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29652 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.
  • National

    29652 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.
  • In-State

    29652 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.
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Living costs for Arizona City

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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