Why International Business?
As corporations establish overseas operations or work on strengthening business ties with global partners, demand for those with specialized skills in international business will continue to expand. As a specialist who understands the diversity of international business, you will be a valuable contributor in global business ventures.
The demand for professionals who can work in international settings will continue to increase as companies expand their global markets. Our comprehensive curriculum integrates international perspectives in finance, business law, strategic management, marketing, and human resource management to prepare you for your career in the global business environment. With your knowledge of the global applications of business practices and strategy, you have the edge in interacting effectively in both foreign and domestic markets.
The BBA in International Studies can be completed in-seat or online.
International Business is a great choice if you:
- Want to learn how international trade, international relations and finance policies affect business decisions.
- Seek an understanding of formulating international business planning processes
- Enjoy traveling and interacting with people of different cultures and backgrounds
- Analyze international business opportunities and markets.
- Explore challenges to approach business decisions from different perspectives.
- Can demonstrate competency in working with and managing people of diverse cultures
Your ticket to the future.
Davenport study abroad programs are varied and offer both short-term and longer-term experiences in different locations throughout the world. There are summer, semester, group and independent study abroad options available as well as international internships. Grants and financial is also available to those who qualify.
BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION • 120 CREDITS • INT BUS BBA
The International Business curriculum prepares students to meet the challenges of the global workplace. Varied learning methodologies focus on enhancing business fundamentals with the skills to manage cultural, social, and linguistic diversity. Successful students will acquire the comprehensive perspective, critical thinking, and problem solving expertise essential for international business operations.
|Foundations of Excellence||39 cr.|
|ACES100 or OPEN||Achieving Career and Education Success or (if exempt) Open Elective||3 cr.|
|COMM120||Presentation Techniques||3 cr.|
|ENGL110||Advanced Composition||3 cr.|
|ENGL311||Professional Writing||3 cr.|
|ENVS125 or SCI/MATH||Introduction to Environmental Studies or Science/Math Elective||3 cr.|
|HUMN310-314 or HUMN||Global Culture or Humanities Elective||3 cr.|
|MATH125||Intermediate Algebra||3 cr.|
|SOSC201||Diversity in Society||3 cr.|
|SOSC241 or SOSC||World Regional Geography or Social Science Elective||3 cr.|
|STAT220||Introduction to Statistics||3 cr.|
|Foundations of Business||32 cr.|
|ACCT201||Accounting Foundations I||4 cr.|
|ACCT202||Accounting Foundations II||4 cr.|
|BITS211||Microcomputer Applications: Spreadsheet||3 cr.|
|BUSN120 or BUSN*||Introduction to Business or Business Elective||3 cr.|
|BUSN210||Professional Ethics||3 cr.|
|CISP112||Applied Information Technology||3 cr.|
|FINC211||Corporate Finance||3 cr.|
|LEGL210||Business Law Foundations||3 cr.|
|MGMT211||Management Foundations||3 cr.|
|MKTG211||Marketing Foundations||3 cr.|
|FORL+||Foreign Language+||6 cr.|
|BUSN225||International Business||3 cr.|
|BUSN303||Business Research: 21st Century Tools||3 cr.|
|BUSN488T||BBA Major Field Test||0 cr.|
|BUSN496||International Business Capstone||4 cr.|
|FINC320||International Finance||3 cr.|
|GPMT287||Principles of Project Management||3 cr.|
|HRMG213||Human Resource Management||3 cr.|
|LEGL320||International Business Law||3 cr.|
|MGMT440||Strategic Management||3 cr.|
|MKTG421||International Marketing||3 cr.|
|Choose one of the following:||(3) cr.|
|MGMT381||International Management : Study Abroad||Variable cr.|
|SABR381||Study Abroad Experience||3 cr.|
|MGMT490I||International Management BBA Internship||3 cr.|
|Choose three credits from the following:||(3) cr.|
|COMM315||Intercultural Communication||3 cr.|
|HUMN310-314||Global Cultures: Choice of country or culture||3 cr.|
|SOSC241||World Regional Geography||3 cr.|
|SOSC301||Globalization and World Diversity||3 cr.|
|Open Electives||9 cr.|