Master of Business Administration

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Master in-demand business skills to become an impactful leader and decision-maker in a new, world-class MBA program from the business school ranked #2 for executive MBAs in Latin America.

By enrolling in FIA’s Master of Business Administration program, you will master essential business skills while examining case studies and participating in simulations of business problems in emerging markets. This MBA takes a uniquely holistic approach to business education. You will engage in coursework that develops essential skills, while discovering the frameworks and models that will teach you to think critically about emerging technologies in business. These technology-agnostic frameworks and models focus on process and comprehension to ensure lasting experience and skill, and provide you with the expertise to conduct business anywhere in the world.

The degree will be taught by the same staff offering one of the top Executive MBAs in Latin America (QS University Rankings 2020). FIA has also been named the #1 most innovative university in South America by European CEO Magazine.

What makes this MBA degree unique?

  • FIA Business School is one of the most important executive education institutions in Latin America, with the second-best executive MBA in Latin America according to the QS ranking 2020;
  • Professors in this MBA have an excellent academic background, from some of the most reputable institutions worldwide, and also real-life business experience in diverse organizations;
  • This MBA degree will prepare you with a general business background, including the study of foundational academic knowledge and practical applications.Unique from other MBAs, it also includes a Future Studies module, preparing you to understand and foresee future outcomes in your organization;
  • Coursework will cover an in-depth theoretical background on each business area alongside practical application of these concepts using business cases with real-life examples,methods, and techniques for problem-solving in real situations.
  • Tuition
    $10,000 USD

    Total Cost

  • Program length
    24 months

    10 Hours Per Week

  • Brief overview
    27 courses + one capstone project
  • Method of study
    Completely Online

Application deadlines: Rolling applications; but to be considered for the first cohort, you must submit before August 22nd 2021

Applications will be continuously reviewed, meaning that as soon as you apply, FIA staff will begin reviewing the application. You will be notified whether or not you have been admitted about one month after submitting the application. This MBA will have two cohorts per year, in September and January. Whenever the cohort has reached capacity, we will include further admitted students in the next cohort.

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Part of the Leadership and Disruption course from the MBA degree is available as an open course for you to try on Coursera before enrolling in the degree. If you complete an open course and enroll in the degree later, your work will count towards your degree.

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About the program



You must have an undergraduate degree to be admitted (bachelor’s degree or equivalent) with a minimum 3.0 GPA (or equivalent). English comprehension, professional experience, and letters of recommendation are also required for the application.

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In this MBA, you will be given a comprehensive background on all areas of Business (strategy, economics, finance, operations, among others) as well as a Future Studies module, preparing you to understand and foresee future outcomes in your organization.

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This degree enables you to develop managerial skills that can be applied in a variety of situations within organizations.

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Student Experience

Student Experience

In this MBA, the learning experience includes live sessions with professors and industry experts; individual and group staff graded assignments; online assessments using quizzes and peer review; access to library resources from EBSCO and Harvard Business Publishing cases; and much more.

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About FIA Business School

About FIA Business School

FIA Business School is a center of excellence for executive development through business education, research, and consulting.

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Try a course from FIA Business School

Try a course from FIA Business School

Try the FIA Business School Strategic Sales Management Specialization or the Budgeting Essentials and Development course on Coursera

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Frequently asked questions

Coursera does not grant credit, and does not represent that any institution other than the degree granting institution will recognize the credit or credential awarded by the institution; the decision to grant, accept, or transfer credit is subject to the sole and absolute discretion of an educational institution.

We encourage you to investigate whether this degree meets your academic and/or professional needs before applying.