This programme offers total immersion in the US at Raleigh, one of the country’s most important science parks and academic centres.
Students are based in Raleigh’s world-class academic environment; they study with American students and learn from professors who come from all over the world. The professors are also practising professionals in their areas of expertise.
This learning experience encompasses a wide range of strategic and technical knowledge in trade with and from the Americas (import-export project, international market research study…).
Theoretical concepts, in this integrative learning programme, are always backed up with real-life experience and applications.
The campus location, close to some of the most prestigious US based global companies also offers unbeatable opportunities for hands-on projects, internships and future employment.
GAIN VALUABLE WORK EXPERIENCE IN THE USA
SKEMA students enrolled in the International Business or Financial Markets & Investments specialisations in Raleigh who are not American citizens or permanent residents of the USA may apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT). OPT permits eligible students to apply for an Employment Authorisation Document (EAD) allowing them to work in their field of study in the USA for up to 12 months without applying for a new visa. Eligibility requirements: finish their final two semesters in Raleigh and successfully complete all coursework.