Dec 03, 2022  
2018-19 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2018-19 Undergraduate Bulletin Archived

International Business, B.B.A.


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Program Offerings (A-Z)

International Business Curriculum

The international business major provides students with a broad-based business management education with an international perspective focusing on a general understanding of the economic, political, historical, geographical and cultural factors that affect international business opportunities, strategies, policies and practices. The interdisciplinary curriculum is designed to cover the international business environment so that its effects on business opportunities and problems are clearly understood.

The international business major prepares students for a variety of entry-level positions with business and government. Students find  career opportunities with business firms involved with international trade or with controlling interests in foreign production and marketing facilities. Various governmental agencies - state, national and international - also offer numerous career opportunities for the major.

1. University Core Curriculum Requirements


See the College of Business’ Bachelor of Business Administration, B.B.A.  requirements for the core curriculum listing.

2. Foundation of Knowledge


See the College of Business’ Bachelor of Business Administration, B.B.A.  requirements for the foundation of knowledge course listing.

3. Program Courses


Note:


The major in international business requires 30 hours with at least 12 hours of advanced coursework in the major completed at SFA. (The thrree hours of MGT 370 are also used in the Foundation of Knowledge.  The course will only be counted once towards the 120 hour total.) GPA requirements include a minimum 2.0 overall, within the business foundation, and within the major.*

4. Hours needed to total 120


To be discussed with advisor.

5. Suggested Program of Study for the B.B.A.


Freshman Year (30 hours)


Fall


15 hours

Spring


15 hours

Sophomore Year (30 hours)


Junior Year (30 hours)


Fall


15 hours

Spring


15 hours

Senior Year (30 hours)


Fall


  • Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Elective/major requirement Credit(s): 3 **
  • Major requirement Credit(s): 3
  • Major requirement Credit(s): 3
  • Major requirement Credit(s): 3
15 hours

Spring


  • Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Elective/major requirement Credit(s): 3
  • Major requirement Credit(s): 3
  • Major requirement Credit(s): 3
15 hours

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Program Offerings (A-Z)