Online Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business
Dr. Gertrude I. Hewapathirana discusses Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in International Business, a program she teaches courses in as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Hewapathirana holds a PhD in Human Resource Development from the University of Minnesota, an MA in Comparative International Development Education and an MSc in Scientific and Technical Communication from the University of Minnesota, and an MBA and BA in Economics from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura and the University of Kelaniya in Sri Lanka, respectively. Read her full bio.
Build global success when you earn your Bachelor of Arts in International Business online from Ashford University. This degree program gives you the skills you need to operate within a multinational enterprise.
Opportunity overseas has spurred demand for sophisticated professionals who are competent in international business practices and strategies. Pursue this degree if you seek the skills required to advance professionally in an international business career. You will create a nation-specific risk assessment, learn the impact of globalization on large companies, and strategies for navigating a highly competitive global market.
When you complete your Bachelor of Arts in International Business degree, you can pursue a number of careers in which multicultural management and communication skills are a must. Just a few of the many career opportunities include:
- In-country Manager
- Business and Risk Analyst
- Operations Manager
- International Sales Manager
- Import/Export Trade Representative
- Manager of International Affairs
Special Terms and Conditions
Successful completion of this program by itself does not provide licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification.
You may also choose to delve into another area of international business when you add a specialization to your degree program. A specialization consists of four (4) courses, each worth three (3) credits. These courses are taught online as part of your degree program. For more detailed information, see the Courses tab. This program offers the following specialization:
Coordinate your career for success by adding a specialization in Logistics Management. You will learn how to distribute products, services, and material while preparing for a career managing transportation, warehouses, and supply chains.
Your courses in this Bachelor of Arts degree program are taught by advance-degreed instructors with real-world experience in the subjects they teach. In addition, you can transfer up to 90 approved credits toward your Bachelor's degree and accelerate your degree completion.
If this program fits your personal and professional goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.