Course Details

International Business Option

120 credits

Degree Requirements


Courses required for the Option are shown in boldface.
BU 1100 Business Computer Applications (TECO) 3
BU 1152 Financial Accounting 3
BU 2262 Management Accounting 3
BU 2290 Organizational Communications (WRCO) 3
BU 2450 Principles of Marketing 3
BU 2480 Business Law 3
BU 3210 Financial Management 3
BU 3240 Information Technology 3
BU 3300 Operations Management 3
BU 3420 Organizational Behavior (DICO) 3
BU 3525 Introduction to Globalization and Business 3
BU 4220 Strategic Management (INCO) 3
BU 4440 Global Marketing 3
BU 4460 International Management 3
EC 2550 Macroeconomics (GACO) 3
EC 2560 Microeconomics 3
EC 4610 International Finance and Economic Policy 3
Cultural Component - complete two of the following: 6
AH 3530 Arts of the Far East (GACO) (INCO)
AH 3620 Mesoamerican Arts: Maya to Frida Kahlo (GACO) (INCO)
FR 3020 French Culture and Conversation
FR 3150 French for Business
FR 3410 Quebec Culture and Literature
HI 3460 The British Empire in World History (GACO)
HI 3730 Modern History of East Asia (GACO)
HI 3742 History of Japan (GACO) (WRCO)
HI 3745 History of Traditional China (GACO)
HI 3750 History of Modern China (GACO)
HI 3760 History of Southeast Asia (GACO)
HI 3767 India & the World (GACO) (INCO) (WRCO)
HI 3770 The History of Islamic Empires (GACO)
IS 4370 Hispanic Culture in the United States (DICO) (INCO)
PO 3500 Politics and Conflict in the Middle East (GACO) (INCO)
PO 3540 European Politics
PO 3580 Politics of the Pacific Rim - ASEAN (WRCO)
SP 3120 Spanish Culture and Civilization
SP 3140 Spanish American Culture and Civilization
Any other upper-level world language course beyond the foreign language requirement
Foreign Language - satisfactory completion of one year of one language at the university level* 6-8
International Business elective - complete one of the following: 3
BU 4090 Current Topics in Business
BU 4600 Business Internship (study abroad)
EC 4090 Current Topics in Economics
EC 4440 International Economics
EC 4600 Economics Internship (study abroad)
Mathematics Foundations - complete one of the following: 3
MA 2200 Finite Mathematics (MATH)
MA 2490 Applied Calculus I (MATH)
MA 2550 Calculus I (MATH)
Quantitative Reasoning in the Discipline Connection - complete one of the following: 3
BU 2240 Business Statistics (QRCO)
MA 2300 Statistics I (QRCO)
General Education:
EN 1200 Composition 3
IS 1111 The First Year Seminar: Critical Thinking and the Nature of Inquiry 3
CTDI Creative Thought Directions 6
PPDI Past and Present Directions 6
SIDI Scientific Inquiry Directions 6-8
SSDI Self and Society Directions 6
WECO Wellness Connection 3
Electives 15-11

*It is strongly recommended that International Business students attain cultural competency and foreign language proficiency skills (reading, writing, listening, and speaking) at the advanced-mid level. American Sign Language does not apply to the Foreign Language requirement. Proficiency and placement exams may be taken in the Department of Languages and Linguistics.

*All course information is from the 2015-2016 Catalog.