Our Fisher MBA in Global Impact Management gives you the opportunity to earn your MBA in one year or 20-months, pursue joint degrees in environmental policy and sustainable development or serve in the Peace Corps.

Which MBA Is Right for Me?

MBA in Global Impact Management Joint MBA / MA in International Environmental Policy Joint MBA / MA in International Policy and Development Peace Corps Master's International MBA

While our four MBA programs differ in terms of admissions requirements, duration and areas of study, they share these common features:

Program Start

Fall only (August/September)

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Location

  • Fall and spring semesters in Monterey, California
  • Summer internship, if applicable
  • Possibility of capstone in international location

Tracks

Capstone Options

MBA in Global Impact Management

One Year Program

20-month Program

Prerequisites

Previous undergraduate or graduate business coursework or preparatory courses (MBAmath.com and  Summer Boot Camp)
Online preparatory course from MBAmath.com

Duration / Credits

12 months / 42 credits 20 months / 60 credits

Educational Background

Bachelor's degree, including business coursework Bachelor's degree, without business coursework

Language Requirement

You must meet the minimum proficiency requirement for admission. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language during the MBA program. 

You must meet the minimum proficiency requirement for admission. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language and an additional 4 credits in Intercultural Competency courses.

Typical Work Experience

2 or more years of business experience 0-2 years of business experience

Learn more about the One Year (12-month) MBA program or 20-month MBA program >>

Joint MBA / MA in International Environmental Policy

One Year MBA

20-month MBA

Prerequisites

Previous business coursework, economics courses and Summer Intensive Language Program (if needed)

Online prep course from MBAmath.com, economics courses and Summer Intensive Language Program (if needed)

 

Duration / Credits

4 semesters + one summer / 72 credits 5 semesters / 80 credits

Educational Background

Bachelor's degree, including business coursework Bachelor's degree, without business coursework

Language Requirement

See admission requirements. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language and an additional 4 credits in Intercultural Competency courses. See admission requirements. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language and an additional 4 credits in Intercultural Competency courses.

Typical Work Experience

2 or more years of business experience 0-2 years of business experience

Learn more about the Joint MBA / MA in International Environmental Policy program >>

Joint MBA / MA in International Policy and Development

One Year MBA

20-month MBA

Prerequisites

Previous business coursework, economics courses and Summer Intensive Language Program (if needed) Online prep course from MBAmath.com, economics courses and Summer Intensive Language Program (if needed)

Duration / Credits

4 semesters + 1 summer / 72 credits 5 semesters / 72 credits

Educational Background

Bachelor's degree, including business coursework Bachelor's degree, without business coursework

Language Requirement

See admission requirements. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language and an additional 4 credits in Intercultural Competency courses. See admission requirements. During the MBA program, you'll take 8 credits of advanced language and an additional 4 credits in Intercultural Competency courses.

Typical Work Experience

2 or more years of business experience 0-2 years of business experience

Learn more about the Joint MBA / MA in International Policy and Development program >>

Peace Corps Master's International MBA

One Year MBA

20-month MBA

Prerequisites

Previous business coursework Online prep course from MBAmath.com

Duration / Credits

12-month program + 27-month Peace Corps service / 42 credits 20-month program + 27-month Peace Corps service / 58 credits

Educational Background

Bachelor's degree, including business coursework Bachelor's degree, without business coursework

Language Requirement

Peace Corps service satisfies the language degree requirement. Peace Corps service satisfies the language degree requirement.

Typical Work Experience

2 or more years of business experience 0-2 years of business experience

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