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Marxe Global Leadership Winter Institute (GLWI)
Program Dates: January 7 - 25, 2019

Marxe Global Leadership Summer Institute (GLSI)
Program Dates: June 23 - July 13, 2019

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About the Program

By participating in the Marxe Global Leadership Institute, students will learn how public and non-governmental organizations are involved in the policy process; strategic communications; how municipalities are managed; the role of local, state, and federal government; and other related topics. We will organize special field trips and tours to NYC government agencies and private businesses, and to our nation’s capital in Washington D.C. to show how government works at every level in the United States.

The Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs is a truly unique destination for foreign students, offering numerous opportunities to travel and study in New York City. As a top-ranking school in the U.S. for public affairs, we will offer the tools and experience needed to enhance students’ academic and career goals in management and leadership. Each learning session will be taught at Baruch College by highly qualified instructors from our faculty. Program materials and readings will be provided by us.

Program Structure

  • Seminar Courses: Participate in seminar courses taught by Baruch College faculty with extensive knowledge and experience.
  • Field Trips and Cultural Visits: Group visits to local organizations, agencies or institutions where participants can observe classroom learning implemented in the field as well as to local attractions, including local museums, landmarks, shopping centers, etc. Weekend visits to the U.S. Capital, Washington, D.C., and Boston, MA
  • Professional Guest Speakers: Top representatives from local companies or organizations will offer customized presentations based on personal experience in the field.
  • Themed Panel Discussions: Baruch Faculty and local professionals will present on a variety of topics relating to areas of public and non-profit administration.

Program Prerequisites

Participants in the program must be matriculated undergraduate/graduate students of a college/university, and be in good academic standing

Program Language: English. Must possess English proficiency. TOEFL examination not required.

International students who wish to improve their academic, language, and cultural skills and prepare to continue their study at a U.S. college or university are encouraged to apply.

Program Fee: $4999.00 (includes housing)
Students coming from partner institutions get 10% discount on the tuition. Scholarships are available.

Our program is about much more than just academic learning. We want your students to experience all that New York City has to offer by providing an unforgettable experience and memories that will last for a lifetime. Enjoy the world renowned cuisine and cultural institutions, and see some of the most famous landmarks in the world!