Bachelor's in International Business

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Why Study International Business? 

A bachelor’s in international business is more than a degree, it’s admission to a role on the largest stage for business and finance. Our program equips you with knowledge of business, economics and management to help U.S. companies compete globally or help companies abroad understand and cater to the U.S. market. You’ll have the freedom to work in a variety of industries, focusing on people, products, or data. 

What You'll Learn 

Our international business program is grounded in business foundations as you learn cross-cultural management, global marketing and international economics. Delve deeper in subjects such as international finance, international business law, cultures of the world and foreign policy.

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Program Details

A Bachelor’s degree prepares you for a rising career and for future graduate study by emphasizing clear communication, critical thinking, and a leading-edge understanding of your chosen field. View the core requirements and electives needed to earn a Bachelor of Science in International Business from Columbia College.

A Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science require slightly different coursework. A Bachelor of Arts allows you to take more classes in the humanities, specifically foreign language. A Bachelor of Science requires more courses specific to your major.

  • Business analytics 
  • Business finance 
  • Diversity in organizations 
  • Economics 
  • Global marketing 
  • International business law 
  • International finance 
  • Management

Pair your degree with a related minor or explore your other interests without taking on a full course load.

Careers & Outcomes 

In today’s economy and cultural climate, international business is a crucial field of study. Graduates are prepared to use knowledge of business, economics and management to help U.S. companies compete globally. Or, help companies abroad understand and cater to the U.S. market. 

With an International Business degree from Columbia College, you’ll be equipped to work in a variety of roles: 

  • Global operations 
  • Logistics 
  • International trade 
  • Global event planning 
  • International management 
  • Global marketing

Flexible Education

Columbia College Global offers traditional classroom instruction for many courses at nationwide locations. Students at nationwide locations are expected to engage with multiple learning methods, including online and virtual while completing their degree. Columbia College offers on-campus programs with traditional classroom instruction at the Residential Campus in Columbia, Missouri.


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