Bachelor of Arts in International Business
What you will learn
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. Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts in International Business degree program, you will be able to:
- Apply basic business practices to resolve international business problems
- Assess market globalization factors and typical business strategies for competing in foreign markets
- Construct a country strategic risk assessment that includes all the relevant factors for firms operating overseas or thinking of entering new markets
- Integrate culturally sensitive concepts into team communication
- Analyze emerging issues facing countries or businesses in international markets
Your Courses in International Business
Your Courses include culturally sensitive communications and assessments of foreign risks to business. You can also add a specialization to your degree to provide further focus to your studies.
To help students acclimate to the online classroom, you may be required to complete Introductory Course requirements. Learn more about Introductory Courses.
Major Course Requirements(45 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)
Specializations in International Business
You may choose to delve into other areas of international business when you add a specialization to your International Business degree program. A specialization consists of four (4), three (3) credit courses. The International Business degree program offers a specialization in:
BA in International Business
As more and more businesses embrace the possibilities of globalization, those companies need leaders with knowledge of global markets. Dr. Marvee Marr, Chair of the BA in International Business program, explains how this degree prepares students for success on the world stage
Careers in International Business
Just a few of the many career opportunities you could pursue after you earn your Bachelor of Arts in International Business include: In-Country Manager, Business and Risk Analyst, and Operations Manager. Take a look at your potential career options.
The Bachelor of Arts in International Business degree is IACBE accredited.