The globalization of business is one of the defining economic trends of the modern era. The development of massive communications networks, fed by fiber-optic cable, cellular technology and the Internet, has created an environment in which almost every business is part of the worldwide market.
The International Business Major was crafted to enable students to take full advantage of these unprecedented opportunities. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the unique challenges posed by globalization, so you can plan and implement successful business strategies. You’ll learn how globalized commerce affects a company’s structure and operations, with an emphasis on the most current thinking about best practices. A broad range of courses, including related electives like politics and sociology, will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the multicultural marketplace. And as part of your studies, you’ll be mastering another language. You can even choose to focus on a particular geographic area, studying overseas so you can learn the language and business culture first hand.
Today’s business world presents a vast panorama of possibilities. The International Business Major will equip you with the skills and knowledge to succeed.
For more information please review the General Catalog.