Haub School of Business

International Business Program

Curriculum: Major and Minor

Beginning with Class of 2015 though Class of 2018

In addition to the university’s general education requirements GER/GEP and the Haub School of Business Core courses, the International Business major includes the following courses:

Required courses:

      1. IBU210 Introduction to International Business No pre-requisite

      2. FIN 302 International Finance Pre-requisite: FIN 200

      3. IBU 495 International Business Capstone: Global Strategic Planning Pre-requisites: IBU 210, ACC 101, MKT 201, FIN 200, MGT 110/120, PHL 154, Senior standing 

International Business Electives:  Choose between 2 international business electives and 1 international exposure, or 3 international business electives

  • ACC 430 International Accounting Pre-requisite: ACC 102
  • FMK 314 International Food Marketing Pre-requisite: MKT201
  • IBU 270/370/470 Special Topics
  • IBU 310 Managing Foreign Direct Investments Pre-requisite: MGT 110/120/121; junior status 
  • IBU 363 International Business Law No pre-requisite 
  • IBU 471/472 Practicum I and II
  • IBU 473/494 Research I and II
  • LEO 212 Organizational Sustainability Pre-requisite: MGT110/120 
  • MHC 321 International Human Resources No pre-requisite 
  • MKT 331 International Marketing Pre-requisite: MKT201
  • International Exposure. May only count 1 International Exposure towards satisfying the International Business Electives. Choose from the following options:
 

      1. IBU 370 or an international study tour offered in HSB (other study tours require pre-approval)

      2. An approved international course in one of the SJU Summer abroad programs

      3. A pre-approved course with an international focus while studying abroad

      4. IBU 490 International Business Internship

 

Beginning with Class of 2019

In addition to the University’s general education requirements GER/GEP and the Haub School of Business Core courses, the International Business major includes the following courses:

Required Courses:

      1. IBU 210 Introduction to International Business No pre-requisite

      2. IBU 310 Managing Foreign Direct Investment Pre-requisite MGT 110/120/121; Junior status

      3. IBU 495 International Business Capstone:  Global Strategic Planning Pre-requisites: IBU 210, IBU 310, MGT 110/120/121, PHL 154, Senior status

International Business Electives:  Choose between 2 international business electives and 1 international exposure, or 3 international business electives

  • ACC 430 International Accounting Pre-requisite ACC 102 
  • FIN 302 International Finance Pre-requisite FIN 200 
  • FMK 314 International Food Marketing Pre-requisite MKT 201 
  • IBU 270/370/470 Special Topics
  • IBU 363 International Business Law No Pre-requisite 
  • IBU 493/494 Research I and II
  • LEO 212 Organizational Sustainability Pre-requisite MGT 110/120/121, PHL 154
  • MHC 321 International Human Resources No Pre-requisite 
  • MKT 331 International Marketing Pre-requisite MKT 201 
  • International Exposure.  May count 1 international exposure towards satisfying the International Business Electives.  Choose from the following options:
 
      1. IBU 370 or an international study tour offered in HSB (other study tours require pre-approval)

      2. An approved international course in one of the SJU Summer abroad programs

      3. A pre-approved course with an international focus while studying abroad

      4. IBU 490 International Business Internship

 

International Business Minor (Six Courses)

Required:

      1. IBU210 Introduction to International Business No pre-requisite

      2. IBU 495 International Business Capstone:  Global Strategic Planning Pre-requisites: IBU 210, ACC 101, MKT 201, FIN 200, MGT 110/120, PHL 154, Senior standing

 

International Business Elective:  Choose one from the following list:

  • ACC 430 International Accounting Pre-requisite ACC 102 
  • FIN 302 International Finance Pre-requisite FIN 200
  • FMK 314 International Food Marketing Pre-requisite MKT 201 
  • IBU 310 Managing Foreign Direct Investment Pre-requisite MGT 110/120/121; Junior status 
  • IBU 363 International Business Law No pre-requisite 
  • LEO 212 Organizational Sustainability Pre-requisite MGT 110/120
  • MHC 321 International Human Resources No pre-requisite
  • MKT 331 International Marketing Pre-requisite MKT 201

Plus three courses among the following of which only a maximum of two may double-count towards other requirements such as Integrated Learning Component or primary major or other minors:

  • 2 courses in advanced non-native language. The advanced level starts with course 202 for Western Languages (FRE, GRM, ITA and SPA) and with course 201 for CHN and JAP
  • 2 courses among the folloing CAS globalization courses:  Comparative Politics POL 113; Introduction to International Politics POL 115; International Trade ECN 321, and other pre-approved courses
  • International Exposure (see below) or one additional International Business Elective

International Exposure. Choose from the following options:

      1. IBU 370 or an international study tour offered in HSB (other study tours require pre-approval)

      2. An approved international course in one of the SJU Summer abroad programs

      3. A pre-approved course with an international focus while studying abroad

      4. IBU 490 International Business Internship