• International Business Studies in NYC – March

      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      New York City

      Head off to the city that never sleeps! Known as the financial hub of the world, New York City is the perfect place to hone your skills and gain knowledge as an international entrepreneur. Learn from some of the city’s brightest and most innovative business minds as you take in all that New York has to offer!

      Visit the Museum of American Finance to learn about the interconnectedness of global markets and how Wall Street shaped New York City into the financial capital of the world. Learn the history of New York, from the humble days as a Native American island to the global juggernaut of trade and commerce. Tour the facilities of the Newark Harbor and see first hand the massive infrastructure set in place for the enormous import and export industries.  

      Visit the United Nations Headquarters situated at its picturesque location beside the East River. Learn from experienced representatives working at the UN on topics related to international development. Learn of the United Nations’ changing role in the 21st century and its connection to the international business community.

      Explore the storied streets of Lower Manhattan as you take in the significance of Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. Stand at Ground Zero and learn all about the history of the September 11 attacks, the rebirth of the One World Trade Center, and the construction of the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum.Finish your exciting trip with a Broadway performance you’re sure to remember!

      Let this International Business experience serve as the stepping stone for your future business and entrepreneurial career!

      Trip Highlights

      • Sports and Entertainment Marketing Session
      • Sports Game
      • New Jersey Harbour – Workshop on Import/Export & Market Demands
      • Professional Business Plan Writing Workshop – Gotham Writers
      • 9/11 Memorial & Museum
      • Walking Tour of Wall Street
      • Apollo Theatre
      • Central Park
      • Greenwich Village & Soho
      • Broadway Show
      • And so much more!
    • Course

      *Credit granted by Halton Catholic District School Board

      • International Business Fundamentals, Grade 12, University/College Preparation (BBB4M)
        Prerequisite: None
      Note: For students planning on attending University or College in September of 2019, your BBB4M credit WILL be available for your April University or College application.

    • Mandatory Program Dates

      *Credit granted by Halton Catholic District School Board

      February 9, 2019: Online Access
      Students will receive an e-mail providing them with information on how to access the online learning platform and begin working on their pre-trip assignments. The pre-trip assignments are due during the first pre-trip class.

      February 23, 2019: Pre-Trip Face-to Face Class
      Students are required to attend the pre-trip class. They will submit the  pre-trip assignments, participate in all activities and complete all course tasks and assignments that are due by the end of the first class.

      March 2 and March 9, 2019: Pre-Trip Online Classes
      Students are required to individually complete and submit pre-trip assignments prior to departure.  Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

      March 10 to March 16, 2019: Travel Days
      Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip. The summative assignments are due during the post-trip online classes.

      March 30, 2019: Post-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to complete and submit their summative assignment online. Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

    • Program Fees

      Program Cost: $1990.00 (quad occupancy; four students to a room; two students share a bed).

      Optional Private Bed Supplement: $500.00 (student receives their own private bed; this is NOT a private room).

      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) $145.00.

      Registration Deadline – February 1st 2019

      Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized students insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by completing and returning the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source. 

      Visa Students may be required to pay an additional fee. Please contact the EduTravel office for more information.

      Fees Include:

      • Transportation by luxury highway motor coach (W/C, DVD, A/C)
      • Quad accommodations (four students to a room; two students share a bed)
      • Daily breakfast and dinner
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • Course materials
      • Overnight security
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Lunches
      • Trip Cancellation Insurance
      • Out of Country Health Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
    Program Details

    All Ontario Students

    *Credit granted by Halton Catholic District School Board 

    Registration Deadline – February 1st 2019

    Orientation & First Class: Saturday, February 23, 2019
    Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
    St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Secondary School; 1550 Nottinghill Gate, Oakville, ON L6M 1S2
    Pre-Trip Online Classes: Saturday, March 2, and Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Travel Days:  Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Class: Saturday, March 30, 2019


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