B.S. in Business: International Business
The international business major provides students a strong general business foundation followed by courses preparing them 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.
The international business major comprises 64-68 units. 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 1||3|
|MGMT 210||Principles of Management||3|
|BUSI 240||Introduction to Information Systems||3|
|ECON 250||Principles of Macroeconomics 3||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 4||3|
|MGMT 448||Organizational and Administrative Behavior 5||3|
|MGMT 450||Strategic Management 6||3|
|Select one of the following:||3-5|
|Quantitative Analysis for Management|
|Applied Calculus I|
|International Business Courses|
|Select four of the following:||12|
|Comparative Economics (F)|
|International Trade and Finance (S)|
|Topics in International Management and Strategy|
|Import/Export Practicum (S)|
|Global Marketing Management|
|BUSI 350||Business Internship (International)||3|
|The equivalent of 6-8 additional units of foreign language 2||6-8|
|Academic study away participation|
Meets the General Education Quantitative Literacy requirement.
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 elect to take 2 semesters of a different language (8 units).
Meets the General Education Social Science requirement
Meets the General Education Intercultural Competence requirement
Meets the General Education Civic Knowledge and Engagement requirement
Meets the General Education Integrative and Applied Learning requirement
|F||Offered in Fall|
|S||Offered in Spring|