Dual Degree with Tiffin University
The American University in Switzerland (AUS) and Tiffin University (TU), Tiffin, OH have entered into a new partnership, allowing AUS students to obtain a dual degree from both institutions.

The partnership offers bachelor's and master's degrees in business with multiple specialization options. To receive the dual degrees, AUS students must successfully complete the required AUS curriculum and TU specialty courses. The TU programs will be online with video, discussion rooms, readings and other assignments, as well as in a hybrid format with some instruction provided on AUS's campus.
Collaboration with eCornell
American University in Switzerland (AUS) is delighted to announce a collaboration with eCornell, which will provide AUS students studying a Bachelor or Master program in Switzerland, access to professional certificates from Cornell University, ranked in the top 20 universities worldwide.

The collaboration will allow students to choose from a range of certificate programs, amongst which, Business Strategy, Project Management, Business Analytics, Design Thinking, Python Programming, Digital Transformation, Innovation Strategy, and Fintech.
IATA Authorized Training Center
The American University in Switzerland is proud to be recognized as an official IATA Authorized Training Center.

Offering a degree with a specialization in Aviation Management and specific IATA certified training courses enables students to gain expert industry knowledge from a global organization in air transport. Courses available to students will complement the AUS curriculum and give real-industry insight to support academic knowledge.

Topics such as Air Transport Fundamentals provide an overview of the air transportation system and illustrate the interdependencies among its various components, and Aviation Security Awareness, which looks at introducing security measures and regulations to keep the industry safe.

This opportunity provides students a real advantage when seeking employment by showcasing their expertise and applied knowledge through gaining industry-recognized certifications.
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5 Reasons to study at the American University in Switzerland

Are you considering studying abroad for the next steps in your education? Have you been thinking about studying in Switzerland?

Below you can find 5 main reasons why studying at the American University in Switzerland could be the best choice for the next step in your education journey and lead you to become a global leader in business.


1. High-Quality Education

Switzerland has an international reputation as a center of excellence for education, recognized with its high reputation as one of the world’s most competitive countries. At American University in Switzerland, students are offered the opportunity to experience high-quality Swiss education whilst studying an American style curriculum.


2. Interactive Learning Environment

Studying at the American University in Switzerland, students will enjoy an interactive learning environment with smaller class sizes that will allow them to access the individualized attention and guidance to support their development. Students will be part of a learning environment designed to engage and inspire whilst offering them plenty of opportunities to be inquisitive and involved.


3. Learn business by doing

Every course at the American University in Switzerland will allow you to gain a practical understanding of the theory that you are learning. Our faculty are not only teaching business, but they are also living it as well, through their professional experiences they are able to bring the classroom to life. Students are not just gaining knowledge but also the comprehension and understanding of how it can be used in the world today.


4. Multicultural environment

Studying in a multicultural environment is key to not only building global leaders but global citizens. Being part of the student community at American University in Switzerland, students will be integrated into a community that will enable them to develop an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity. The day-to-day experiences of a student at the American University in Switzerland will prepare them to thrive in a global generation.

 

5. Relevant and focused curriculum

The faculty at American University in Switzerland has redefined and designed the academic curriculum to ensure that it is relevant for an ever-changing business world and focused on ensuring students graduate with the key skills required for employment. To give our students a competitive edge post-graduation the faculty at American University in Switzerland have researched and identified the hard and soft skills employers seek in the coming decades.