Bachelor of Science in International Business

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Admission to the International Business major required the completion of the Business Foundation Requirements. Once admitted to the International Business major, students also complete the following.

Classes in () are prerequisites that have to be met before registering for a class.

International Business Core Requirements:

  • IBUS 428-3 International Marketing (MRKT 310, IBUS 380)
  • IBUS 448-3 International Business Management (380)
  • IBUS 469-3 International Business Finance (380)
  • IBUS 485-3 Export Administration (380)
  • IBUS 490-3 International Business Policy (428, 448, 469-two of the three required prereqs must be completed prior to 490)

Choose 6 credits from the following:

  • ECON 420-3 International Economics (201, 202)
  • FREN 202-4 Intermediate French II
  • GEOG 341-3 World Regional Geography
  • GER 202-4 Intermediate German II
  • IBUS 419-3 International Business Seminar (380)
  • IBUS 491-1-4 In-service (Prof. and Dept. Chair Permission)
  • IBUS 492-1-3 Study Tour (Prof. and Dept. Chair Permission)
  • IBUS 498-1-3 Internship (cob.mnsu.edu/internship/irc.html)
  • IBUS 499-1-3 Individual Study (Prof. and Dept. Chair Permission)
  • POLS 231-3 World Politics
  • SCAN 293-1-4 Intermediate Norwegian II
  • SCAN 295-1-4 Intermediate Swedish II
  • SPAN 202-4 Intermediate Spanish II

Required Electives (Business Function, 6 credits)

Select two courses from one of the following Business options:

OPTION A: Marketing

  • MRKT 312-3 Professional Selling (310)
  • MRKT 316-3 Consumer Behavior
  • MRKT 318-3 Integrated Marketing Communications (310)
  • MRKT 324-3 Marketing Research and Analysis (310, ECON 207)
  • MRKT 339-3 Distribution Strategy (310)
  • MRKT 420-3 Sales Management (310)

OPTION B: Finance

  • ACCT 310-3 Management Account I (200, 210)
  • FINA 460-3 Investments (362)
  • FINA 462-3 Strategic Financial Management (362)
  • FINA 463-3 Security Analysis (362, 460)
  • FINA 464-3 Financial Institutions and Markets (362)
  • FINA 467-3 Insurance and Risk Management

OPTION C: Management

  • MGMT 340-3 Human Resource Management
  • MGMT 380-3 Human Behavior in Organizations (330)
  • MGMT 385-3 Introduction to Management Science
  • MGMT 441-3 Staffing (340)
  • MGMT 444-3 Organizational Design, Development and Change (330)
  • MGMT 459-3 Management Information Systems (200, 330)