Make your mark on the global marketplace with the business skills and knowledge you’ll gain in the online Bachelor of Science in International Business program from Southern New Hampshire University. Develop a deep understanding of the different political, cultural, financial, marketing and management systems that drive international business activities in the United States and abroad.
SNHU’s online international business degree program combines international business courses with a broad business education. Whereas most universities infuse international business into their general business programs, here you can focus on it completely as your core area of study.
In the online BS in International Business program, you'll learn how to:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your online international business degree from SNHU include:
Earning a bachelor’s in international business opens career opportunities in a number of fields. Opportunities for those with international business skills are significant. For example, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment among management analysts is expected to grow 22 percent through 2020, faster than the average for all occupations. Driving this increase, in part, is growth in international business.
In the online international business degree program, you’ll benefit from a curriculum offering a combination of general business, international and elective courses.
This course introduces students to such primary cultural factors as religion, language, values, technology, social organization and political environment that affect U.S. firms doing business outside of the United States. Students learn the significance of identifying and assessing the importance of these factors so they can more effectively manage in the international environment. A variety of international environments will be studied. The course uses text, cases and exercises. Global marker.
This course is designed for those students who are pursuing a major and those that have definite interest in carrying out a career in International Business as well as those who seek to broaden their knowledge in the field. Explicitly, the course will introduce students to the contemporary issues and challenges faced by managers of Multinational Corporations in the International Business setting. The course will give students the opportunity to work in teams by focusing on a practical approach to learning. It will provide students with skills that can facilitate their entry into a job market in International Business or related field at various levels of expertise.
Select three of the following:
The study of foreign currencies and exchange risk management, global organization and control, planning and performance evaluation in multinational enterprises, multinational taxation, global financial statement analysis, and transparency and disclosure in global environment to gain an appreciation and understanding of international managerial accounting. The above studies will relate to international accounting and reporting considerations, standards, and responsibilities. Global marker.
International Economics develops and explores alternative explanations for the determinants of international trade and financial flows. Emphasis is placed on analyzing the cause and effect of such international phenomena as trade patterns, factor mobility, direct and portfolio investment, multinational corporations, balance of payments disequilibria, and government trade and exchange controls. The course highlights the interdependence of nation-states in the world economy and the development of national policies that are designed to alter or control the pattern of international trade and investment. Global marker.
This course is designed to examine the fundamentals and principles of management in order to develop an understanding of management in any formal organization. Special attention is paid to planning and decision-making. International management is also covered. Offered every semester. Writing Intensive Course.
Any Language elective with the LAR, LFR, LMN, or LSP prefix
*Students may choose up to two (2) Language courses.
Free Elective Credits: 15
Total Credits: 120
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30 percent tuition discount for active-duty service members and their spouses.
*Tuition rates are subject to change. Changes are generally implemented in June each year.
Additional Costs Books (course by course).
Students are responsible for providing their own internet access.
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