Global Innovators

A three-credit summer program for international students, Global Innovators engages entrepreneurial undergraduates from universities around the world. Students accepted to this program learn to use English, cultural awareness, and innovation as tools to create positive change on a global scale. Global Innovators emerge with the skills and knowledge they need to participate, contribute, and excel as entrepreneurs and international business leaders.

Entry requirements

Full-time undergraduate students from non-ASU international universities are welcome to apply to this program. Applicants must also meet the following requirements:

  • TOEFL: 70
    • or IELTS: 5.0
    • or CTE: 4.0
  • GPA: 3.0 or above

Course credit

Students who complete this program with a passing grade (A, B, C, or D), will earn three (3) credits from Arizona State University. These credits can be used for IADP coursework, as well as for future enrollment at ASU.

Program cost

Total program cost of $6,000 — this includes: your tuition, accommodations, meal plan, airport transfer, Tempe innovation site visits, Arizona sightseeing excursions, opening and closing ceremonies, Santa Monica campus transfer, California innovation site visits, medical insurance, and student fitness center access.

Does not include: international travel expenses, visa fees, airfare, or other daily expenses.

Program dates and locations

When Where
July 15 — July 26, 2019 Tempe, Arizona
July 29 — Aug. 2, 2019 Santa Monica, California

How and when to apply

Interested students must apply for non-degree seeking status at Arizona State University. Applications will be accepted until June 1, 2019 — scan the WeChat QR code below or email Bob Schoenfeld for additional information.