Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

International Business

The International Business degree is a joint degree program offered by the Trulaske College of Business and the College of Arts and Science. It incorporates foreign language, geography and cultural environment courses with core and international business courses. Students who complete this program will earn a bachelor of science in business administration (BS BA) with an emphasis area in one of the following areas (economics, finance and banking, management, or marketing) and a bachelor of arts in international studies (BA). 

The International Business major is valuable to both US and international students. Those who choose International Business will garner important skills that can be applied in international business management, employment, and international consulting. Because International Business is a dual degree it is a 144-149 hour degree program which will require 4 ½ to 5 years to complete. 

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Use the Emphasis Checksheet that corresponds with your start date:

Management/International Business Emphasis

Marketing/International Business Emphasis

Economics/International Business Emphasis

Finance/International Business Emphasis



Typical International Business Careers

Business translator, interpreter, customs broker, foreign service officer, diplomat, International marketer, or international service

For more information about the International Studies portion of this program, visit the International Studies Program.

Sample Course Sequence for BS BA/BA with an Emphasis in Management (for students starting Fall 2016)

Students can complete coursework in any number of combinations. Consult with your academic advisor to select courses in a sequence that makes sense for you. If you started college prior to Fall 2016 please visit 111 Cornell Hall for a sample course plan.

 

Freshman Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Math 1100 (College Algebra)

3

Math 1400 (Calculus)

3

State Requirement

3

Economics 1015

3

Foreign Language I

5

English 1000

3

Economics 1014

3

Foreign Language II

5

Business Administration 1500

2

Global Core Humanity

3

 

16

 

17

 

 

Sophomore Year

3rd Semester

4th Semester

Math 1300 (Finite Math)

3

Statistics 2500

3

Business Administration 2500

2

Accounting 2037 (Accounting II)

3

Accounting 2036 (Accounting I) 

3

Accounting 2258

3

Foreign Language 

3

Foreign Language 

3

Humanity

3

Biological or Physical Science 3

Behavioral Science

3

 

 

17

 

15