School of Global Business
About the School of Global Business
- Undergraduate preparation for careers in business, industry and not-for profits.
- Undergraduate preparation for graduate programs in law, business, health professions, public administration or economics
- Graduate programs that focus around evidence-based research and project-based learning to prepare business professionals for a rapidly changing global environment.
- Opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students to participate in service learning and global experiences.
- Opportunities to study abroad at some of the top universities around the world in every discipline, including the M.B.A.
The School of Global Business provides firsthand experience in the global marketplace. The MBA program features two international experiences where students learn in an emerging as well as a developed economy, an International MBA in Singapore, and a Global Business Diplomacy concentration with the University for Peace in Costa Rica. Nationally and internationally known faculty in global business, technology and tax law combine with a student-centered dedication to student learning that encourages active student groups and participation of faculty and staff beyond the classroom.
Undergraduate students conduct internships in the United States and overseas that focus not only on the work experience but on completing a project for the organization, and some majors require a semester or year abroad and may include modern language proficiency. All undergraduate Business students complete their studies with a Capstone project involving the development and operation of a business or health organization, preparing a business plan and making presentations to business executives.
Accounting; Business Administration (Glenside Campus) with concentration in Economics, Finance, and Marketing; Health Administration; International Business and Culture (includes semester abroad); and Sport Management (includes year abroad at Bond University); M.B.A. with a Global Perspective; M.B.A. with a Global Perspective International 3+2 program; International Master of Business Administration (IMBA) Degree Programs.
Campuses and Centers
Main campus in Glenside, Pa.; courses at King of Prussia Campus. The International M.B.A. program is offered at Aventis School of Management in Singapore and the American Graduate School of Business and Economics in Paris, France. The M.B.A. with a concentration in Global Business Diplomacy includes course study at the University for Peace in Costa Rica.
Accreditation and Memberships
Arcadia's School of Global Business programs (Accounting, Business Administration, International Business & Culture, Health Administration, Management Information Systems, Chemistry & Business and MBA) are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
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Arcadia is a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) and the Middle Atlantic Association of Colleges of Business Administration (MAACBA).
Students in Accounting, Business Administration, Health Administration, International Business and Culture, Management Information Systems, and the M.B.A. with a Global Perspective who rank in the top 20 percent of the junior, senior or master’s class are eligible for invitation to membership in the Arcadia University chapter of Delta Mu Delta, the international honor society in business.