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Certified Retail Analyst (CRA) in Colombia


Explore Colombia as a Certified Retail Analyst (CRA) student and gain first-hand experience of the Colombian retail marketplace. Students will take the course: Emphasis in Market Disruption, and apply their program knowledge and learning to a unique South American marketplace.

Trip Itinerary

About the Host:

In collaboration with NWACC, our host, ANDI, will welcome students and faculty to their offices in Bogotá and provide transportation to excursions throughout the week.

ANDI is a non-profit organization that expands and promotes economic, social, and political principles within a free enterprise system. Among their membership are over 1,100 companies, many from the retail sector, representing a large portion of Colombia’s GDP and employment.

Approximately $2,250 includes:

  • Round trip air transportation (approximately $1,100)
  • Lodging and accommodations onsite
  • Admission to sites and attractions that are part of the program's curriculum
  • Project supplies and materials
  • Travel health and extraction insurance
  • Most meals are covered
  • Health and Extraction insurance

  • Tuition and fees
  • New passport application fees (if applicable)
  • Visa fee (if applicable)
  • Optional excursions
  • Immediate medical expenses

May 12 - May 17, 2019

Participants need to sign up for Emphasis in Market Disruption.  This class is open only to CRA students or graduates from the CRA program.

Mark Tucker