Career – what can you do with a specialization in international business?
Your international business degree equips you with the knowledge and skills to navigate the intricacies of global business environments.
The majority of BGSU international business graduates have jobs at graduation, with an average annual salary among the highest in the state.
Our comprehensive curriculum prepares you to be a valuable asset for multinational corporations, government agencies and organizations engaged in international trade and operations.
With an international business degree, you can embark on a career as:
- An international marketing manager who shapes global marketing strategies and expands businesses across borders
- A global supply chain management professional who optimizes the flow of goods and services on a global scale
- An international finance manager of multinational corporations' financial operations
- A trade specialist who facilitates international trade and navigates complex regulations
- A global consultant who helps companies understand the intricacies of international markets
You will take a comprehensive set of courses in the international business specialization, as well as introductory courses in core business subjects such as accounting, economics, business analytics, business communication, finance, supply chain management, marketing and information systems.
International business students study a diverse range of subjects, including:
- International economics
- Global marketing
- Cross-cultural management
- Business law
- International trade
You also have the opportunity to minor in a foreign language.
- Business in the Global Arena
- Global Management
- Global Strategy
- International Trade and Finance
- Supply Management and Global Sourcing Strategies
- International Marketing
One of only 6% of business schools with AACSB accreditation, the highest accreditation possible
Schmidthorst College of Business Specializations
The flexibility to complete one or more of our 13 specializations distinguishes us from other universities – and gives you a competitive edge in the job market.
- Applied Economics
- Business Analytics and Intelligence
- Individualized Business
- Information Systems
- Insurance and Risk Management
- International Business
- Sales and Services Marketing
- Supply Chain Management
Premier entrepreneurship program
The Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership at BGSU is one of 20 centers worldwide recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
We weave entrepreneurship into all business programs and offer an entrepreneurship minor.
You can take courses in:
- Real estate entrepreneurship
- Women and social entrepreneurs
- Nonprofit and corporate responsibility
- Innovation and disruption
Top business leaders and entrepreneurs-in-residence bring real-world experience and expertise to our curriculum. A mentorship program connects students with alumni and industry leaders.
Thanks to an incubation program funded by alumni and supporters, more than $800,000 has been provided to student entrepreneurs to start their own ventures.
Bowling Green State University [BGSU] is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. BGSU has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 01/01/1916. The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation was received in 2012 - 2013. Questions should be directed to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
The Business Administration program is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and is in good standing.
Updated: 10/25/2023 12:50PM