Advisor: Dr. Beverlee Anderson, Dr. Glen Brodowsky and Don Sciglimpaglia
Description: Over the past four years students in the FEMBA program at CSUSM have completed four phases of a study concerning a new international airport in San Diego County. The first study concluded that the ideal location for the new airport would be just south of Camp Pendleton in Oceanside. The second study investigated the impact of a new international airport on the Tri-County Region defined as North San Diego, Southwest Riverside, and Southern Oranges Counties. The next study consist of funding models for a major airport construction project, attracting major airlines to region and finding the potential impact of attracting international travel to and from the region on various sections of the regional economy. The final phase of the study identified stakeholders by facilitating a discussion, based on facts about the need and feasibility of building an international airport in the Tri-County Region.
Advisor: Donald Sciglimpaglia
Description: Six student from the Fully Employed MBA program, conducted a marketing feasibility study to accomplish four main objectives:
Advisor: Bruce Nichols
Description: Four student teams focused their research on San Diego's rapidly developing bio-medical industries, specifically;
The objective: To understand how these industries are related and how they can help each other to position San Diego as the #1 health sciences cluster in the the United States.