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The International Business program allows students to take an interdisciplinary, somewhat personalized approach to the study of global business. In addition to core business and university requirements, all international business majors take specialized courses in international economics, finance, management and marketing. Students in this concentration focus on Europe, and will study and obtain a high level of competency in a foreign language appropriate for the region. Students must also study the culture and history of the specific region.
All International Business majors are expected to participate in a study abroad experience. A series of study abroad options are available for summer, semester or a year, from a wide variety of countries.
Students become proficient in a foreign language.
International business students are encouraged to minor in a business functional area such as accounting, finance, marketing or management.
Lecture, discussion and case studies. A capstone course to integrate and apply the theories and concepts learned in required international business courses to the operations of international business organizations. Prerequisites: ECON 450, MKTG 411, FIN 435, or permission of the instructor, and a declared major in the University or permission of the Dean's Office.
A survey course to provide an overview of the contemporary business environment in Europe, with a focus on the European Union. Topics will include an examination of the social, political, and economic forces which affect business in Europe. Prerequisites: MGMT 325, FIN 323, and MKTG 311 or permission of the instructor, and a declared major in the University or permission of the Dean's Office.
An analysis of the principles of trade theory and policy with an overall exposition of the principles of international finance. The main objective of the course is to provide knowledge of analytical tools used by economists in analyzing contemporary international economic problems. Prerequisites: ECON 201S and ECON 202S, along with a declared major at the University or permission of the Dean's Office.
Students entering the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program in International Business should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)
Estimated rates for the 2021-22 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.
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