International Business & Trade
The International Business and Trade major arms students with the tools to tackle challenges in business while empowering them to contribute and engage in organizations and communities in a global business environment. Program goals are accomplished through an active partnership with the business community while the program continuously enhances the quality and impact of international business education.
Which International Business & Trade Major Is Right For Me?
The Department of Management offers two types of International Business & Trade undergraduate programs. The first type is the Bachelors in Business Administration with concentration in International Business & Trade. In this program, the student completes the requirements of the Department of Management as well as the core business courses taken by all majors in the College of Business. The second type of program is a Bachelors of Science in Management with a concentration in International Business & Trade. The goal of the BS Program is to provide students with a highly focused degree in the science of International Business & Trade.
The FAU College of Business Department of Management is proud to announce that an agreement was signed with Broward College that will dramatically enhance the educational experience of students in Broward County. Now all students who graduate with the Broward College Global Trade and Logistics AS degree have a streamlined entry process into our International Business & Trade Online BBA program at the FAU Davie campus located at 3200 College Avenue, Davie, FL 33314. Please call 954.236.1000 for more information.
Please also note that there is scholarship money available for students coming thru the Global Trade & Leadership AS degree program into the International Business & Trade BBA degree in Davie.
Please download the Program Sheet compiled by Student Academic Services for the most up-to-date information on Course Requirements for a major in International Business & Trade.
Career Opportunities for International Business & Trade Majors
The international business and trade major is both a business field as well as a social science field, the major provides relevant training for a wide variety of careers. Most economists focus on the practical application of economics in both the private and government sectors.
There are many career opportunities for a major in International Business & Trade. Graduates can look forward to many popular jobs utilizing economics: financial analyst, accountant, controller, project manager, business analyst, banker, business process consultant, or personal banker to name a few.
- At a corporation, economists can be found forecasting demand, analyzing market competition, and studying the impact of economic variables and government policies.
- In the financial sector economists assess risk, evaluate clients and study market data.
- Economists also frequently work in government, writing and researching reports, enforcing legislation, studying environmental issues and tracking budgets and tax revenue.
- International organizations also regularly hire economic majors.