Catalog 2010-2012

International Business (Non-Business Majors)

The interdepartmental minor in International Business (Non-Business Majors) is available to any non-business major. The purpose of this minor is to allow non-business majors to build a basic body of knowledge concerning business and business operations and expand this knowledge with respect to international business, trade, and commerce.


World Affairs .....3 hours

Geography: 970:040 or

Political Science: 943:024.

Business Core .....15 hours

Accounting: 120:030.

Marketing: 130:101.

Management: 150:100; 150:153.

Economics: 920:024.

International Business core .....8-9 hours

Management: 150:189.

International electives (choose two from the following):

Business, Interdepartmental: 100:155/CAP:155*

Marketing: 130:161, 130:177.

International Experience .....0 hours

Business, Interdepartmental: 100:169**. 

26-27 hours

* Either of these courses fulfills the Liberal Arts Core Capstone requirement. Other global perspective Capstone courses may be approved, by student request, to fulfill the requirements of this elective.

** This 100:169 course requires the successful completion of an approved study abroad experience, or a departmental internship or cooperative education experience that includes a significant international component.  Department internships or cooperative education credits that meet the requirements of the international experience can, by student request, be used to fulfill the elective requirement.

NOT available to majors in: Accounting, Business Teaching, Economics-Business Economics Emphasis, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, and Real Estate.

NOT available to General Business Concepts minors.