Glendale, Arizona

Glendale, AZ

Thunderbird School of Global Management’s flagship campus is located in Glendale, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix, Arizona, the sixth largest city in the US. A destination for commerce and tourism, Phoenix is home to top corporations in many industries.

With a population of 3.4 million people, Phoenix provides big-city appeal against a unique desert backdrop. In between your studies, enjoy outdoor activities, professional sporting events, shopping, spas, restaurants, museums, theater or ballet. Phoenix is also within a day-trip’s drive from such landmark locations as the Grand Canyon, Sedona, Las Vegas, San Diego and more.

Located on a historic airbase where American, Canadian, British and Chinese pilots trained during World War II, Thunderbird offers an intimate campus environment with a world of cultural, social and academic opportunities

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Thunderbird Campus
Thunderbird faculty, staff, students and alumni thrive on thinking outside the box, exchanging ideas within a diverse community of thinkers and learners, and promoting a true sense of global citizenship. Our main campus is on the grounds of the historic Thunderbird Airfield, an area rich in American culture and nostalgia, but filled with innovative, forward-thinkers seeking the one-of-a-kind opportunities Glendale provides.


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Executive Inn
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