International Business: A Degree Program For Todayís Global Economy

International Business Management Offers

Real Engagement For The Real World

Tiffin Universityís International Business Concentration is an innovative degree program that brings together a broad range of management courses with a comprehensive exposure to the issues facing international business. As you work on your degree, youíll have emphasis placed on the global issues in management that affect the world we live in, and especially so, the world of business.  These include trade, competition, markets, organizational design, information technology and human resource management.

About Your Major:

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Ė International Business Concentration is designed to provide you with the skills and competencies necessary for managing in the 21st Century.  Tiffin University takes the approach of total development of the individual, placing emphasis on your personal as well as your professional growth.  It prepares you for both a career and for graduate studies.  You will develop the managerial problem solving and strategic thinking skills that will help you become a leader.

Academic Requirements For Your Degree

To earn your Bachelor of Business Administration degree Ė International Business Concentration, you must fulfill the academic requirements for graduation by completing courses in the following areas:

  • Knowledge Skills and Liberal Education Core of 49 hours.
  • School of Business Core Curriculum of 18 hours. 
  • Academic Major Requirement of 30 hours.
  • Open Electives/Minor of 24 hours.
  • Total Semester hours for the Degree 121 hours.

School of Business Core Curriculum

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
MKT151 Introductory Marketing 3
ACC201 Survey of Accounting 3
LAW211 Business Law I 3
ECO222 Principles of Microeconomics 3
FIN301 Business Finance 3
*MGT495 Organizational Strategy (w) 3

Management Core 

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
*ACC228 Managerial Accounting 3
*CIT312 Information Systems for Managers (w) 3
*MGT301 Organizational Behavior 3

International Business Concentration

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
*FIN426 International Finance 3
*MGT351 Managing Diversity in the Workplace (w) 3
*MGT411 International Management 3
*MKT404 Global Marketing 3
ECO424 Global Trade 3
            
One of the Following Sequences:
HIS312 History of the Middle East (w) 3
    AND   
CUL312 Middle Eastern Cultures 3
Or
HIS313 History of East Asia (w) 3
  AND  
CUL313  East Asian Studies 3
Or
Two From: Courses related to specific world area (e.g. Europe, Russia, Africa) 6

*Students are also strongly encouraged to take at least one year of study of a foreign language or to pass a language proficiency exam.

Real Opportunities To Make Real Connections!

Below are just a few examples of the variety of real opportunities youíll have as a TU student to make real connections outside of the classroom.  These clubs and organizations will provide you with real advantages and real resources, all leading to your real world success!  Just click on any of the links below to learn more.

World Student Association (W.S.A.)    The cultural Exchange between all students, faculty, staff and the community at large continues to flourish through the activities of the World Student Association. Activities include international fashion shows, the international flag ceremony, the Annual International Dinner, and co-sponsoring social activities on campus. The W.S.A. is also concerned with helping to foster cultural growth and diversity on our campus, and providing awareness of international student concerns within the community at large.

Delta Mu Delta    The Iota Epsilon chapter of Delta Mu Delta is located at Tiffin University.  This is a national honor society for business.

Circle K    Circle K International is a collegiate service organization with a worldwide membership that promotes fellowship, leadership, and service.

Student Government    TUís Student Government is primarily involved in organizing the campus programming, social activities and serving as the voice and advocate for students concerning campus matters.  

Also available to TU students are activities of all kinds, events, and academic and other special interest organizations that include:  Delta Sigma Kappa Honorary Society, Communication Club, TU TIMES (TUís School Newspaper)and Greek Organizations, among others.

Need More Information?

If you have any questions, or need more information, please contact our Admissions Office at (800) 968-6446, ext 3423.

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