2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

International Business Comprehensive Major, 72 hours: B.S.—No Minor Required

CIP: 521101

Students choosing a comprehensive major in International Business must complete and earn a C for each of the courses in the Common Professional Component and the required courses in the major.


The Northwest Core (44-47 hours)

Institutional Requirements (4 hours)

Common Professional Component (48 hours)

Required Courses (12 hours)

ECON 52450International Economics



MKTG 55431Logistics Management



MKTG 55434Marketing Management



MKTG 55437International Marketing


MGMT 54436Multinational Management


International Experience (6 hours)

Six hours of business credit which may include courses of study and/or internship in a foreign country.

Exemptions from the foreign study requirement are available only with the permission of the School Director.

International students may choose to fulfill this requirement through internships or other business courses at Northwest.

Cultural Understanding (6 hours)

Students must complete six hours according to Option A or B based upon advisor direction.  Option B is required unless fluent in a foreign language.

Option A – Global Political Economy

GEOG 32221Economic Globalization


POLS 34305Global Events and Trends


Option B – Foreign Language

Six hours above the introductory level in any modern language

Free electives as needed to reach minimum 120 graduation hours

This program is an ACBSP accredited program.