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  • Locations: Dublin, Ireland; Williamsburg, United States
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: W&M applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Program Description:
Mason Summer 2017 Ireland Broc

EARN A GLOBAL BUSINESS MINOR DURING SUMMER STUDY ABROAD!!
This program is designed exclusively for non-business majors who desire an understanding of the fundamentals of business in a multicultural environment while earning a business minor designation on their degree.

OVERVIEW
This program is specifically designed for students who are interested in adding business acumen to their liberal arts major in order to diversify their practical knowledge and skills.  Classes will be held at the historic University College Dublin (UCD) and the experience includes excursions and tours in Dublin and other parts of Ireland.

ACADEMICS
Coursework in marketing, finance, management and special topics that will provide students with unique insights into global markets.

The curriculum will be taught by W&M faculty and will be delivered as:
- 1 week on campus at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business;
- 3 weeks via online learning; and
- 8 weeks in Ireland at University College Dublin.

On-line Coursework:
Start Date:          05/14/2018
End Date:            06/09/2018
Residency Week at W&M:
Start Date:          05/21/2018
End Date:            05/25/2018
Dublin, Ireland (University College Dublin):
Start Date:          06/10/2018
End Date:            08/04/2018
         
Important Notes:
The curriculum for the minor will include 18 credits of coursework, 15 credits of which will be earned during the summer experience.  Students must have either passed BUAD 203 Principles of Accounting prior to the start of the program or must have the ability in their schedule to take this course in a subsequent semester at William & Mary prior to graduation (with special permission) in order to earn the minor designation.  Students graduating in August 2017 are not eligible to receive the Global Business Minor on their transcript.
 
Students who participate in the Global Business Minor program are not eligible to pursue a business major or another business minor at the business school.  The business fee minor surcharge will not apply to this program.
 
Students who submit applications must also participate in a brief interview process which will be coordinated through the undergraduate business office.  

DEADLINES
Application Deadline ($75): February 1, 2018
Deposit Deadline ($600): March 15, 2018
Balance Due: April 10, 2018

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/01/2018 02/09/2018 05/14/2018 08/04/2018