The objective of this concentration is to give students an introduction to international business practices. It offers students the opportunity to study the basic skills of international commerce in the Business school.
To take this concentration students must meet Business School entrance requirements for the International Commerce Concentration, a 3.0 GPA overall or at least within the last 24 credit hours.
Students must have junior standing to take the 3000 level courses and must be formally admitted to the International Studies program to take the 4000 level courses.
Please note that ECON 2012 and ECON 2022 are prerequisites to most of these courses and that the 3000 classes are pre-requisites for the 4000 level courses in each department.
**The course plan for this concentration has formally changed from the five required courses listed in the catalog and degree audit. The degree audit and catalog will be updated during the Fall 2015 semester to reflect the changes. Students graduating in Fall 2015 and after are only required to complete four courses as listed below.**
Three required courses:
- MGMT 3000 Managing Individuals and Teams
- MKTG 3000 Principles of Marketing (Junior standing required)
- MGMT 4400 Introduction to International Business
One additional course from the following list
- MGMT 4410 Operations of International Business
- MKTG 4200 International Marketing
- MKTG 4220 Asian Business Development and Marketing
- MKTG 4580 International Transportation
- Students may also use Travel Study courses from the Business School as their elective course choice.
- Students who followed an earlier five course plan for this concentration that required ACCT 2200 Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis (prerequisite MATH 1070 or MATH 1110 and Sophomore standing) may follow this revised four course plan and use the ACCT 2200 course as their elective if they choose.
Plan ahead for your coursework in the Business School! You need to complete the following paperwork before you can register for Business School courses.
Students must fill out a schedule adjustment form to take upper division courses in the Business School. Students should not contact Business School faculty about registration. Contact Courtney Burkett, Business School Undergraduate Advisor, to register for the business courses. Her contactinformation is:
download pdf of the Schedule Adjustment Form
In addition, students must fill out a disclaimer form and deliver a copy to the Director of the International Studies program and a copy to Courtnet Burkett, in the undergraduate advising for the business school.