Master skills for a global marketplace.

All aspects of a business: finance, marketing, management, and accounting must be considered in the context of a dynamic global economy. Your studies will equip you with the knowledge of cultural protocols and trade laws. With a global economy accessible to businesses with the advancement of technology, businesses must stay competitive and aware of their market. Courses will prepare you to serve effectively as a business expert in a global business world, while integrating faith with learning in a professional atmosphere.

  • Overview

    • School: Traditional Undergrad Academics
    • Division: Business
    • Degree Type: Bachelor of Science
    • Format: Residential
    • Location: Grand Rapids
  • Career Opportunities

    • Business as Missions
    • Cultural Advisers
    • Foreign Services
    • International Banking Officer
    • International Market Development

    Degree Completion

    Download sample degree plans for a major in International Business.

Major Courses and Catalog

In addition to successful completion of the university's core curriculum, the Bachelor of Science in International Business degree requires the following courses:

  • ACC-221 Accounting I (3 credit hours)
  • ACC-222 Accounting II (3 credit hours)
  • BUS-211 Business Statistics (3 credit hours)
  • BUS-213 Business Communications (3 credit hours)
  • BUS/ECN-215 International Business Experience (3 credit hours)
  • BUS-317 International Business (3 credit hours)
  • BUS-361 Business Law (3 credit hours)
  • BUS-380 Internship (3 credit hours)
  • ECN-231 Macroeconomics (3 credit hours)
  • ECN-232 Microeconomics (3 credit hours)
  • FIN-341 Principles of Finance (3 credit hours)
  • MGT-231 Principles of Management (3 credit hours)
  • MGT-251 Principles of Marketing (3 credit hours)
  • MKT-359 International Marketing (3 credit hours)
  • MGT-432 Capstone Seminar: Strategic Management (3 credit hours)
  • Choose four electives (12 credit hours)
    • BUS-380 Internship
    • BUS-470 Directed Readings
    • COM-311 Intercultural Communication
    • ECN-335 International Economics
    • ECN-336 Economic Development
    • MGT-339 International Management
    • Foreign Language (200 level or higher)
    • Latin American Studies Program
    • CCCU International Off-campus Studies Programs
    • International Business Institute

For course descriptions and graduation requirements, view the 2016-17 Traditional Undergraduate Academic Catalog.

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