Undergraduate Program

International Business

International Business responds to the global interest in international economic systems and their multicultural characteristics. This degree option combines the college-required courses with International Business courses and provides students the opportunity to apply a specified upper level foreign language course toward this specialization’s requirements.

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New Requirements

- (New General Education) Effective for students entering UM in Spring 2014 and later. Students who entered UM prior to Spring 2014 have the option of adopting these new requirements. Please consult your Smith School Academic Advisor if you have questions.

Old Requirements

- (New General Education) Effective for students entering UM in Fall 2012 through Fall 2013. Students who entered UM prior to Fall 2012 have the option of adopting these requirements. External transfer students will be required to complete the new Smith School core requirements (launched in 2011) beginning Fall 2013. Please consult your Smith School Academic Advisor if you have questions.

- (CORE General Education) Effective for students entering UM in Fall 2011 through Spring 2012. External transfer students will be required to complete the new Smith School core requirements (launched in 2011) beginning Fall 2013.

- (CORE General Education) Effective for students entering UM in Fall 2005 through Spring 2011.

- (CORE General Education) Effective for students entering UM from Fall 1996 through Spring 2005

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Economics Requirements:

ECON 340 (formerly 440)

Note: ECON441 is an approved substitute for ECON340.

3 credits

One of the following courses:

3 credits

ECON 305, 306, 315, 316, 330 (formerly 430), 380 or any of the following agreed upon foreign language courses: CHIN 412, FREN 406, GERM 412, ITAL 406, JAPN 404, RUSS 407, or SPAN 415  
Total 6 credits

Major Requirements:

BMGT 392 - Introduction to International Business Management

3 credits

BMGT 446 - International Finance

3 credits

BMGT 454 - International Marketing

3 credits

BMGT 463 - Cross-Cultural Challenges in Business

3 credits

BMGT 466 - Global Business Strategy

3 credits

BMGT 477 - International Logistics and Transportation Management

3 credits

Total 18 credits