"The idea for the Iacocca Institute at Lehigh University emerged from the questions, ‘How do you go about building global leadership? How do you demonstrate to people from different worlds that their commonalities are greater than their differences?"

Lee Iacocca


Global Village

The Global Village for Future Leaders of Business and Industry is an intensive, five-week program on the campus of Lehigh University that aims to teach young professionals from around the world the business, cultural and leadership skills they need to excel in a globalized society. Villagers learn and live among a diverse group of more than 90 peers from more than 45 countries. 

PA School for Global Entrepreneurship

A former Pennsylvania Governor’s School, PSGE is a four-week program that exposes international and American high school students to the topics of entrepreneurship, globalization, team building, project management, leadership and working within a culturally diverse environment and and ignites the students’ spirit of creativity, innovation and learning.  

Global Village on the Move

Global Village on the Move programs focus on unique business and cultural environments by taking participants to dynamic locations throughout the world and providing focused learning experiences. Presented on location, these programs leverage the expertise of our global partner organizations and the elements of the Iacocca Institute flagship program, Global Village