FAQs & Contact Information

If you have any questions, contact Kathryn Frederick with any questions you may have at frederickk@sacredheart.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

The program length is 4 weeks

Classroom attire is casual (shorts, jeans, t-shirts). Company visits, etiquette luncheon, and graduation require business attire.

We are looking for talented, motivated, and bright students who exhibit a passion for learning. There are no minimum GPA or grade requirements.

  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2018
  • Application Decision: February 15, 2018
  • Issuance of 1-20’s: March 1, 2018

Absolutely! The program is designed to be accessible to students of all majors. Our instructors understand the diverse backgrounds of participants and will teach in a way that is effective for everyone.

Someone who can effectively evaluate your academic and/or work performance, this letter is required in order for your application to be considered complete.

No, we do not hold interviews for acceptance into the program.

No, GMAT or GRE scores are not required for admissions.

No, each participant will receive a Certificate of Participation from Sacred Heart University on successful completion of the program.

The classes are taught by a combination of full-time faculty from the Welch College of Business and adjunct professors.

We believe living at the residence hall is part of the SIGBM experience. You will get to know participants from across the country and the world. In addition, some of the assignments may require working in team and you will need to work on them in the evening. We highly recommend living in the residence hall for the full SIGBM experience.

$3,500 for the course, transportation to site visits.  Includes room and board for the duration of the program. 

Yes, a non-refundable $1,000 deposit is due at the time of acceptance in the program.

No, you can attend the program with the student visa you have with your home institution.

No, but you will need to transfer your SEVIS record from your current institution to the Sacred Heart University.