International Business

International Business

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This specialization is designed to provide focused study in international business including cultural, historical and political issues. While this emphasis is available to all MBA students, it is especially well suited for undergraduate students in the international studies undergraduate program. This is a 39-credit hour program. 

MBA Flex General

  1. BA 5351: Organizational Performance for Competitive Advantage (must be first course)
  2. BA 5100A**, B and C: Business Professional Development
  3. ACC 5361: Accounting Analysis for Managerial Decision Making (*BA 5351)
  4. QMST 5334: Advanced Statistical Methods for Business
  5. QMST 5338: Operations Management (*BA 5351)
  6. FIN 5352: Financial Management (*ACC 5361)
  7. MGT 5314: Organizational Behavior and Theory (*BA 5351)
  8. ECO 5316: Managerial Economics (*QMST 5334)
  9. MKT 5321: Marketing Management (*BA 5351)
  10. MGT 5313: Strategic Management***

Elective Courses (9 hours, select three of the following courses)

BLAW 5368G: Legal Issues in International Business Law

ECO 5310: International Economics

ECO 5320: The Latin American Economics

FIN 5337: International Finance

FIN 5338: International Investments and Financial Management

MGT 5318: Cross-cultural Management 

MGT 5339: International Human Resource Management

MKT 5325: Global Marketing and the Value Chain

MKT 5330: International Marketing

Core Classes 30 hours

Graduate Electives

9 hours

TOTAL MBA 39 hours


* prerequisite course(s)

** BA 5100A taken in first semester; B and C taken in subsequent semesters for a total of 3 credit hours

† prerequisite or can be taken concurrently