B.S. in Business: International Business
The international business major provides students a strong general business foundation followed by courses preparing students for careers in global business. The program incorporates a liberal arts approach to the study of culture, history, economics, and politics as it prepares students to work in a dynamic and interdependent global business environment. Students also acquire practical skills and experience through study-away opportunities, internships, foreign language study, and the import/export practicum project.
International business careers may be found with multinational corporations, foreign companies, banks, international investments, export/import trade, international law, international nonprofit organizations, world missions, and public/foreign service. Individuals graduate from this program with significant international experience as well as proficiency in a foreign language, and are in high demand in today’s job market.
Students must achieve an average GPA of 2.5 or higher in their major courses (this includes the Business Core).
|Business Core Courses|
|ACCT 120||Principles of Accounting I||4|
|ACCT 121||Principles of Accounting II||3|
|MATH 130||Introduction to Statistics||3|
|MGMT 210||Principles of Management||3|
|BUSI 240||Introduction to Information Systems||3|
|ECON 250||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|ECON 251||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|MKTG 260||Principles of Marketing||3|
|BUSI 296||Business Law||3|
|FIN 320||Principles of Corporate Finance||3|
|BUSI 370||International Business||3|
|MGMT 448||Organization and Administrative Behavior||3|
|MGMT 450||Strategic Management||3|
|Select one of the following:||3-5|
|Quantitative Analysis for Management|
|Applied Calculus I|
|International Business Courses|
|Select four of the following:||12|
|International Trade and Finance|
|Topics in International Management and Strategy|
|Global Marketing Management|
|BUSI 350||Business Internship (International)||3|
|The equivalent of 6-8 additional units of foreign language 1||6-8|
|Academic study away participation|
This is in addition to the General Education Foreign Language Proficiency requirement. Students may choose to take 2 additional semesters of the same language that was taken for General Education (6 units) or may elect to take 2 semesters of a different language (8 units).