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International Business

As an international business major, you will develop leading-edge knowledge concerning the practice of global business. 

What to Expect

The department emphasizes the understanding of cross-border relationships — both within the same organization and across multiple organizations — comprising the modern multinational enterprise, as well as the institutional, financial, sociocultural and sociopolitical contests surrounding the enterprise. International business majors have the opportunity to concentrate on business in Chinese enterprise, Middle East and North Africa, Latin America or Central Europe.

As an international business major, you will benefit from challenging coursework, cutting-edge business knowledge and skills with a strong foundation in liberal arts and sciences. You will also gain global opportunities, cultural awareness and language appreciation. You will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through study abroad, service learning and internships.


Undergraduate Degree

B Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in International Business 

Offered through the Darla Moore School of Business, the international business major must be taken in combination with a second major in business. There are five business tracks available, which require an additional 15 hours: the Chinese business track, Middle East and North Africa business track, European business track, South American business track or Eurasian business track.

The following courses fulfill some of the requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in international business:

  • International Financial Management
  • Foreign Market Entry and Growth
  • Exporting and Importing
  • Business in Latin America, Asia, Europe or Africa

Apply for Undergraduate Admission

Our Office of Undergraduate Admissions provides the most current information on the application process so you can check the requirements based on your current status and find university scholarships.


Graduate Degrees

The Darla Moore School of Business offers a master’s degree in international business as well as an International MBA program and dual degree program with the School of Law.

Recruiting Contact: MBA Office, 803-777-7903,
Student Services Manager: Cynthia Stanley, 803-777-7084,

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School. 

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

Through special arrangement, the university offers dual degree programs in certain areas to permit a student to work on two degrees concurrently by combining credits, resulting in the student taking fewer courses than the total required if each degree were pursued independently.

This program, offered by the Darla Moore School of Business and the School of Law, culminates in a International Master of Business Administration and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

Explore Our Graduate School 

The Graduate School administers the application process for all of the university's doctoral, master’s, certificate and dual degree programs. Take a look at what you will need to do before you apply.