University description (as per official university website)
"The aim of the MSc Programmes INCAE is to train leaders and entrepreneurs to transform businesses and organizations in Latin America and the world.
Fifty generations of MBA's have graduated from our residential programs and lead world-class organizations that contribute to raising productivity and living standards of the countries where they operate. INCAE Many also hold leadership positions in society, both private and public offices.
The lessons learned from masters of INCAE makes a big difference in the lives of our graduates. Professionally, acquire a set of management tools that enable them to successfully manage businesses in different industries and from different functions.
On a personal level, the transformation is also deep. The rigor of our programs and the constant interaction with the guidance of faculty with doctorates from top universities in the world, allow our students to develop their full talents and capabilities. "
The implementation of the fundraising program has helped to develop INCAE modernization activities, grant more scholarships to talented professionals, to facilitate the implementation of research on issues relevant to the nations and ensure the transmission of the institutional legacy to future generations .
INCAE publicly acknowledge and thank the valuable collaboration of companies, institutions, alumni and friends who have supported this process. These contributions make it possible for our grant programs continue to support the training of leaders for change .
With over 40 years of experience in Latin America, INCAE Business School has offered over 50 programs of full-time MBA and over 20 Executive MBA programs. This experience, coupled with constant innovation in research, a first-rate faculty and his tireless call to form leaders, netted the highest awards in recent years at international level.
INCAE has been described consistently in recent years as the best Business School in Latin America and has been recognized to be part of the 10 best business schools in the world.
In 2009, INCAE reaffirms its leadership as the # 1 Business School in Latin America, according to the ranking of the Journal AméricaEconomía. Likewise, the Financial Times describes it as one of the top 50 business schools worldwide in Executive Education.
Source: Wall Street Journal 2005, Financial Times MBA Ranking 2006, Economics 2003 Ranking of America, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009 Eduniversal 2008, Financial Times Executive Education Ranking 2009.
INCAE has three global accreditation, which allows the graduate to develop their career INCAE anywhere in the world. It was the first Business School in Latin America to obtain these three qualifications:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) since 1994. It was the first accredited business school outside North America.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) since 1999. INCAE was one of the top business schools outside North America to achieve accreditation.
The European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), awarded by EFMD (The European Foundation for Management Development), since 2003.
INCAE has three key activities:
Masters programs in Business Administration in key areas for development in Latin America.
Programs and executive training seminars.
Research Projects for competitiveness and development in the region. INCAE has an applied approach that combines best practices and global frontier of knowledge with reality and the environment.
Actively promote the comprehensive development of the countries served, developing leaders for key areas, improving their practices, attitudes and values through:
Research, teaching and dissemination of modern management concepts and techniques.
Strengthening analytical capabilities and understanding of economic phenomena, political and social.
Facilitating dialogue, understanding and collaboration between individuals, sectors and countries.