World Business Academy Online is delivered virtually over two weeks in (i) ten live and interactive online group classes, and (ii) two one-on-one personalized academic tutorials led by Dr. Gerard Dericks. The World Business Academy curriculum comprises:
- Class 1: Intro to Business Degrees and Careers
- Class 2: Microeconomic Price Theory
- Class 3: Competitive Strategy
- Class 4: Fundamentals of Finance
- Class 5: Principles of Marketing
- Class 6: Game Theory
- Class 7: Macroeconomics & Business Cycles
- Class 8: Introduction to Data Analytics
- Class 9: Business Case Simulation
- Class X: Entrepreneurial Challenge
- Daily assignments
- Directed group work
- Mini-MBA project
- Individualized feedback and academic guidance
- Take-home continuing study exercises and resources
- Letter of recommendation for university applications and work experience from Dr. Gerard Dericks (upon satisfactory participation)
- Video recordings of each class made available for students to review both during the course and indefinitely after completion
- Course completion certificate
The class size will be limited to eight students.
World Business Academy Online 2020 Session Dates
- Session One: June 15th - 26th
- Session Two: July 13th - 24th
- Session Three: August 3rd - 14th
- Session Four: September 5th - October 3rd (weekends)
- Early-bird price: $1,485
- Regular price: $1,955
The World Business Academy Online program includes daily assignments, directed group work, mini-MBA project, individualized feedback and academic guidance, take-home continuing study exercises and resources, letter of recommendation, and course completion certificate. Video recordings of each class will be available for students to review both during the course and indefinitely after it concludes.
World Scholars Academy accepts exceptional and motivated students from around the world. Our application process is designed to ensure that each student is a good fit for our summer programs and is well suited to contribute to the experience of their classmates.
Selected candidates notified within one week of application submission.
About the School
Join our elite summer courses for high school students taught by world-leading professional scholars and accompanied by exceptional peers from around the world.