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Business Administration/International Business
International Business is a concentration under the curriculum title of Business Administration. This curriculum prepares individuals for positions in international business through studies in business, social science, foreign language, and specialized courses in international marketing, law, economics, and trade practices.
Students will be expected to demonstrate language skills; a knowledge of geographic, political, and cultural differences; the ability to process import/export documentation; and a knowledge of international economics and business practices.
Employment opportunities are available in import/export departments, freight forwarder companies, customs house brokerage firms, international banking, state and federal government organizations, world organizations, and other internationally active businesses.
The following represents one way in which the program of study can be completed. Students who aren’t able to follow this plan should consult their academic advisor to be sure that they take courses in the best order for their success.
Associate in Applied Science
NC CIP: 52.1101
Evening and Online
POS Approved: Fall 2012
|Course||Course Title||HOURS PER WEEK|
|Class||Lab/ Shop||Clinical/ Co-op||Credit|
|ACC 120||Prin of Financial Accounting||3||2||0||4|
|INT 110||International Business||3||0||0||3|
|LOG 110||Introduction to Logistics||3||0||0||3|
|MKT 224||International Marketing||3||0||0||3|
|BUS 115||Business Law I||3||0||0||3|
|ENG 111||Expository Writing||3||0||0||3|
|INT 230||International Law||3||0||0||3|
|SPA 111||Elementary Spanish I||3||0||0||3|
|SPA 112||Elementary Spanish II||3||0||0||3|
|Survey of Economics||(3)||(0)||(0)||(3)|
|Prin of Microeconomics||(3)||(0)||(0)||(3)|
|Prin of Macroeconomics||3||0||0||3|
|MKT 120||Principles of Marketing||3||0||0||3|
|INT 220||International Economics||3||0||0||3|
|Mathematical Models NEW REQUISITE||2||2||0||3|
|Survey of Mathematics NEW REQUISITE||(3)||(0)||(0)||(3)|
|College Algebra NEW REQUISITE||(3)||(0)||(0)||(3)|
|ACC 270||International Accounting||3||0||0||3|
|ENG 114||Prof Research & Reporting||3||0||0||3|
|Intro Interpersonal Com||3||0||0||3|
|___ ___||Humanities/Fine Arts Elective||**||**||0||3|
|BUS 137||Principles of Management||3||0||0||3|
|INT 115||Global Communications||3||0||0||3|
|Introduction to Computers||(2)||(2)||(0)||(3)|
|Basic PC Literacy||1||2||0||2|
|INT 210||International Trade||3||0||0||3|
|___ ___||Business Elective||**||**||**||4|
Total Credit Hours: 70
- : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
- : Local Requirement
- : Instructional Service Agreement
- : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
Humanities/Fine Arts Electives — Select one: ART 111, ENG 131, ENG 273, HUM 110, HUM 120, HUM 220, MUS 110, PHI 215, PHI 240, or REL 110. Consult your academic advisor concerning other possible electives.
**Hours will vary depending on course selection.