Fisher International MBA Again Ranked Among World’s Best Business Programs

The Fisher International MBA Program at the Monterey Institute of International Studies has again been recognized as a leader in integrating social, environmental and ethical issues into its MBA program. The 2009-2010 edition of the Aspen Institute’s biennial Beyond Grey Pinstripes survey ranked the Fisher Program number 38 on its list of the top 100 business programs.

Aspen Institute Profiles Fisher School Among Top Socially Responsible MBA Programs Worldwide

Posted February 26, 2009

The Monterey Institute’s Fisher Graduate School of International Business is profiled by the Aspen Institute in their recently published Guide to Socially Responsible MBA Programs: 2008-2009. The Fisher School is currently ranked 40th among the Global Top 100 schools for demonstrating significant leadership in integrating social and environmental issues into its MBA curriculum.

International MBA Program Makes Entrepreneur’s Top 15 Four Years in a Row

Posted September 23, 2009

Wall Street Journal Profiles International MBA Alum

Posted June 17, 2009

New REI CFO a Longtime Friend of MIIS

Posted September 2, 2009

Jennifer Schneider: From the Classroom to Kazakhstan

With EMDAP, Jenni is currently assigned to the American Chamber of Commerce in Almaty, Kazakhstan.  Within the first few days of being on the job, she realized that the program she is managing is essentially development economics HW #3!



Chile Practicum: Confronting Transitional (In)Justice

Twenty students from the Monterey Institute accompanied Professor Jan Black and Judge Juan Guzman Tapia, most notable for prosecuting former Dictator Augusto Pinochet, on a research tour of Mapuche communities in southern Chile last January. The Mapuche are an indigenous group, comprising about 4% of Chile's total population. Their communities now face environmental, socio-economic, and human rights issues.


33° 25' 31.296" S, 70° 33' 59.2776" W

El Salvador Practicum: Collaborating for Sustainable Community Development

Last January fifteen intrepid graduate students (aka Team Monterey 4) traveled to the Bajo Lempa region of El Salvador to tackle agricultural, water access, and conservation issues. Visit the Equipo Monterey blog to explore their adventures searching for illicit turtle eggs at the local markets, or designing workshops for food producers to share knowledge and potential growth strategies.


El Salvador
13° 20' 13.9884" N, 88° 42' 10.3824" W