January 2-12, 2020

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Chris White
Dr. Lance Bettencourt

Course Prerequisites

Open to all MBA and PMBA students in good standing who have completed BUSI 60050, required

Earns 3 hours credit

Class limit: 15

Learn the real ins and outs of Chilean business from senior execs at local companies and multinational firms, and zip, raft and climb your way across the region. Pre-trip classes on campus. Then travel to Chile to explore cultural sites and businesses pertaining to communications, packaged goods, financial services, mining, tourism and viticulture in Chile.

Santiago, Pucón, and Temuco, Chile, South America

Jan. 2: Fly from DFW to Santiago (or sooner, if desired)
Jan. 3: Fly from Santiago to Temuco (everyone must be in Santiago no later than the 3rd and on this flight)
Jan. 4&5: Pucon 
Jan. 6: Fly from Temuco to Santiago
Jan 7-9: Santiago - company visits
Jan 10: Santiago - Cascada de Las Animas
Jan 11: Tour Valparaiso and Vina del Mar; fly Santiago-DFW in the evening
Jan 12: Arrive DFW

$750 for a student's first study abroad trip.  Total fee is $2,400, minus $1,650 covered by the Neeley Graduate Program office.

  • Included: Textbooks and materials, hotel accommodations (2 students per room), transportation within country, welcome and farewell dinners.
  • Not included: TCU tuition, airfare to and from Chile, airport taxes, passports or tourist visas, meals and personal expenses.
  • Guest fee: $2,400
  • Second trip for TCU MBA student: $2,400

Travel Arrangements
Students should not purchase flight tickets or make other irrevocable travel arrangements until they have received communication from the faculty member(s) leading the trip.

Registration and Payment
Class is filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Full payment of $750 via credit card is required at the time of registration

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Deadline to Register is October 13, 2019. If class limit is met prior to this date, you can request to be added to the wait list.