Admissions

Degree Programs

Thunderbird, a top ranked school of international business, and Arizona State University, one of today’s most forward-thinking institutions, have come together to create leadership programs, infused with cross-cultural insight, presented in an international context, designed to cultivate a global mindset.

Master of Global Management

Master of Arts in Global Affairs & Management

Executive Master of Global Management

Online Master of Global Management

Graduate Certificate in Global Management

Graduate Certificate in Global Affairs

• Graduate Certificate in Global Development

Final application deadlines

Deadlines for Fall 2016:
Third Round – March 30, 2016*
Final Round
– May 10, 2016 

Deadlines for Spring 2017:
July 15, 2016 – Priority Deadline
August 10, 2016 – Final Deadline for international students whose English proficiency scores do not meet minimum for direct entry. Students must take Business English Communications (BEC). Click here for more information.
October 1, 2016 – Scholarship* and International Deadline
November 30, 2016 – Final Deadline
*Recommended final deadline for international students and scholarships

Accepting applications

At Thunderbird, we make the application process easy by consolidating most steps through a user-friendly online application portal. Detailed instructions are provided on the online application and our Global Admissions Team is available to assist you throughout the entire process. Admissions decisions take approximately 4-6 weeks. 

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