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What Can Take You Farther than an MBA? The MGM.

August 30, 2017

Looking for a career that will change the world? The Thunderbird Master of Global Management opens a world of opportunities in any industry and in any corner of the globe. Along with accounting, marketing, finance and core business competencies taught in a traditional MBA program, Thunderbird's... read more

Thunderbird School of Global Management - Where the World Comes to Learn Business

10 Reasons to Attend Thunderbird

August 1, 2017

Reason #1: To advance your current career path with exposure to international business In today’s world full of uncertainty, advancing your career path is not as simple as it used to be. There is a need for up-and-coming leaders to take things into their own their hands by continuously upgrading... read more

  Thunderbird Grad School Programs FAQ: MGM v. MAGAM

2 Key Factors to Consider when Choosing Your Thunderbird Grad Program

August 1, 2017

Thunderbird School of Global Management is unique--and so are our master's degrees. Unlike a typical graduate business school in the U.S., Thunderbird is focused exclusively on preparing students for global roles in management and leadership. Our degrees, therefore, are highly specialized. Let's take a look at the differences between two of our flagship degrees: the Master of Global Management (MGM) and the Master of Arts in Global Affairs & Management (MAGAM).read more

Master of Applied Leadership & Management

New Thunderbird Online Degree Focuses on Emerging Markets

July 26, 2017

“We made some important resolutions during the school’s first year. One was that this school would always keep itself free to experiment (both in subject matter and in educational techniques.) Another was that the school would always keep itself wide awake to new developments and to new information... read more

Phoenix Is a Hub for Entrepreneurs

Why Entrepreneurs Are Flocking to Phoenix

July 24, 2017

Image courtesy of City of Phoenix Public Information Office Phoenix, Arizona is the place to be if you are an entrepreneur, seeking a conducive place to achieve your dreams and goals. Entrepreneurs looking for a fresh start and a chance to make a name for themselves now seek after Phoenix. Just... read more

Top 5 Ways Thunderbird's Career Center Can Boost Your Job Search

July 24, 2017

Getting on the right track: Identify your career goals from before Day One Thunderbird's Career Management Center (CMC) offers services that help students decide what they want to do in terms of career and which industries they want to work in. Before incoming students even attend Foundations, they... read more

A History of Thunderbird Traditions

July 21, 2017

One of the things that makes Thunderbird School of Global Management so special is its unique origin as an Air Force training ground during World War 2. From the very beginning, Thunderbird has embraced cultural diversity--and many of the activities that took place in those early years still... read more

How Glendale Is Becoming a Cultural Hub for Thunderbird Students

July 7, 2017

Thunderbird has deep roots in the history of Glendale, and the city is one of the most multicultural diverse suburbs in Phoenix. Thunderbird has deep roots in the history of Glendale, Arizona. The city has the influence of multicultural backgrounds that by at least some measure has become one of... read more

Why Hands-on, Applied Learning Projects Are Essential for Global Change-Makers

July 7, 2017

One of the many reasons people all over the world seek an international business master’s degree is to be able to apply their learnings in business dealings on an international scale. At Thunderbird, students have the opportunity to do just that, with the Thunderbird Emerging Markets Lab (TEM LAB)... read more

Why I Chose a Degree in Global Management

July 5, 2017

Growing up in Nigeria, to be honest, I never thought of Global Management when I thought of a career. Like every child, I alternated between being a doctor and a lawyer. Those were the careers that my society held in high esteem. But along the way, life happened and as I entered my teenage years, I... read more