The gateway to Australia’s vast countryside, Sydney is a vibrant hub of international business, fine arts, design, theater, technology, politics, and finance. CAPA’s Sydney Program puts students right in the middle of it all located near the historic Rocks district and Sydney’s famous harbor. Discover more than the city’s 70+ white sand beaches, surf culture, and iconic Opera House. In Sydney alone there are more than 120 nationalities with a vibrant foodie scene, rich history, and opportunity to learn about Aboriginal communities.
The CAPA Global Business Institute offers a highly focused, intensive business curriculum alongside internship placements in the business industry as a Certificate Program. Upon completion of the classes and practical experience, students will receive a Certificate demonstrating their proficiency in a specialized subject. Partnering with University of Pittsburgh’s College of Business Administration, students can personalize the courses to best fit their personal and professional goals. As a global trade hub for the Asia-Pacific, Sydney offers a strong international environment to study global business, the economy is larger than countries like Denmark or Singapore, with strengths in finance, manufacturing, and tourism. There are a significant number of foreign banks and multinational corporations headquartered in Sydney, making it a powerful financial center competing on a global scale. Students can earn a Certificate in their desired topic or the Sydney Institute expertise of Marketing.
In 2014 the UK government reported that the fastest growing sector in the economy was that of the creative arts. This unique program gives students the opportunity to learn about a huge industry, to explore their own abilities for creation, and to participate in a community of creativity within one of the world’s most innovative cities. London is a stimulus for international artistic culture and an environment rich in opportunities for all students looking to challenge themselves or participate in the drama of creativity. London has something for everyone, including the more than 300 different languages spoken in this hugely diverse city. Under the direction of the institute director students will be required to select a minimum of 15-credits from the courses provided, attend all designated field events, and participate in the Cheltenham Literary Festival in the first weekend of October. Students will spend the weekend in Cheltenham, attend key events and meet with writers and organizers to gain insight into the creative process and the economics, management and promotion of a major international event. Students will gain an understanding of the influential role the creative arts industry has on national and global economics. Through studying and practical experience in the creative arts, students will enhance their communication skills as well as develop awareness for the range of employment throughout the industry.