Global Business

Global Business Major

The Bachelor of Arts in Global Business provides students with the knowledge, skills and experience necessary for successful careers in the global business environment.

Graduates will have not only a Global Business major, but also a concentration in one of the functional areas of business (Finance, Management, Marketing, and Business Analytics and Information Systems). With this preparation, graduates will find employment in many manufacturing, service or knowledge-based industries with global markets, global suppliers, global sources of finance and/or a globally diverse workforce.

The Global Business program is unique in that it combines preparation in business administration with language studies and a meaningful overseas work or study experience.

Requirements for the Major

In addition to university degree and business core requirements, students must complete 27 credit hours in global business courses.

Required Courses (12 credit hours)

The following courses are required courses that must be taken by all global business majors:

Course Title Credits
MAN 4631 Global Perspectives and Management Choices 3

Choose three of the following

Course Title Credits
FIN 3604 International Finance 3
ISM 4382 Global Information Systems 3
MAN 4600 International Management 3
MAR 4156 International Marketing 3

Foreign Language Exit Requirement (3 credit hours)

Global Business Concentration is required (12 credit hours)

Students should see an advisor for an approved list of upper level area studies courses.

What Kinds of Jobs are There for Global Business Majors?

Career paths are varied from management and marketing to MIS or financial management.