Management and International Business

Bachelor of Science in Business, International Business Major

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Why Choose International Business?

International business programs prepare you to work in the global business environment and the challenges such an environment provides. You will be equipped to handle the challenges that happen when people from many different cultures work together. Our students are versed in the options businesses and organizations can use for importing or exporting, gain excellent language skills, and develop high culture competence.

International business students build global leadership skills that allow them to assess the complex problems in global business settings and implement effective and innovative solutions.


Any business with a website has the potential to expand its global business presence and market share, but many lack the expertise to take advantage of the expanding global economy. An international business degree will equip you with needed skills to expand any business or organization’s global market presence. Our classes are experiential, giving you the opportunity to apply concepts learned in class to real-world situations and work on real business issues.

Our graduates work for:

  • Wright Patterson Air Force Base
  • Reynolds and Reynolds
  • NCR
  • United States Air Force
  • Speedway
  • LexisNexis
  • Kettering Health Network
  • PNC
  • Wright-Patt Credit Union
  • Fifth Third Bank

Our graduates work as:

  • Analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Sales manager
  • Business analyst
  • Vice president of marketing
  • Marketing specialist
  • president
  • CEO
  • CFO
  • Accountant
  • Pricing analyst

Real-World Experience

We encourage you to apply skills learned in the classroom through experiences with local organizations. You will learn from our award-winning faculty and work on significant projects, allowing you to apply your classroom education to real-world situations.

You must also complete two years of a language other than English with a minimum of three credit hours in an upper-level course in that language.

Success Stories

Wright State business graduate Juda Medina '14 turns internship into full-time job as he focuses his career on global business.
Corinna Lawrence, a 2008 Wright State graduate, makes her mark in Africa with the Peace Corps.

Academics and Curriculum

View Bachelor of Science in Business, International Business major program information, degree requirements, and graduation planning strategy in the Academic Catalog. View business core course requirements.

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Review the admission requirements and complete the admission application. Identify whether you will be majoring in international business.

If you are a current student and wish to change majors, go to the WINGS Express major/minor change request form and change your major. If you are an undecided/exploratory student, talk to your advisor about majoring in international business.

Program Outcomes

When you complete the program, you will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Business with a major in international business. The first two years ground students in the essential, concrete skills needed as business students while the final two years focus on international skills


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