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Master of Science in Global Business (Full-time)

An intensive, 15-month program for full-time students, offered at our Malibu campus – and abroad.


Application Deadlines
Spring 2015
Round 1: Sept. 1, 2014
Round 2: Oct. 15, 2014 - (International deadline)
Round 3: Nov. 15, 2014

Fall 2015
Round 1: Nov. 1, 2014
Round 2: Feb. 1, 2015
Round 3: Apr. 1, 2015 - (International deadline)
Round 4: May 1, 2015

Classes Begin
Spring: January 5, 2015
Fall: August 24, 2015

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Learn the fundamentals of global business and spend a trimester abroad as you launch your career in international business. Ideal for those with limited work experience, the Master of Science in Global Business prepares students to enter the world of international business with a deep understanding of the global economy and its markets. With a student body that is highly international, you'll also learn immensely from your peers in a supportive, tight-knit community of tomorrow's business leaders.

Study Abroad for a Truly Global Experience

Your most invaluable experiences will come from immersing yourself in the culture of a foreign land. Pepperdine has partnered with prestigious universities from around the globe where you will spend a trimester plus an optional week abroad learning international business. Your trimester abroad will give you firsthand cultural experience and insight into how business is conducted overseas. During your week abroad, you will visit companies and meet with executives of multinational businesses.

Destinations Include*:

Trimester Abroad

  • Antwerp, Belgium
  • Bangkok, Thailand
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Lima, Peru
  • Marseille, France
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Seoul, Korea
  • St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Warsaw, Poland

Week Abroad

  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Guangzhou, China
  • Mannheim, Germany
  • Oxford, England
  • Patagonia, Chile
  • Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Shanghai, China

*Destinations are subject to change

International Students: Employment in the U.S. After Graduation

Business students with an F-1 visa may be authorized for 12 months of employment in the US after graduation, designated as Optional Practical Training (OPT). US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) authorizes this type of work permit based on the recommendation of the Designated School Official (DSO) at Pepperdine University.

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