International Trade B.S.

International Trade, B.S., 126 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

The B.S. in International Trade is a professional degree designed to provide an interdisciplinary business background for careers outside the United States or in international businesses and agencies within the U. S. The degree includes an internship designed to immerse the student in professional practice within the culture and language which has been studied for the required foreign language minor.

Credit Hours
Area A1 - Communication Skills
Select 6 credit hours from Area A1 of the Core Curriculum6
Area A2 - Quantitative Skills
Select 3 credit hours from Area A2 of the Core Curriculum3
Area B - Global Engagement
Select 4 credit hours from Area B of the Core Curriculum4
Area C - Humanities, Fine Arts, and Ethics
Select 6 credit hours from Area C of the Core Curriculum6
Area D - Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology
Select 11 credits from Area D of the Core Curriculum11
Area E - Social Sciences
Select 12 credit hours from Area E of the Core Curriculum12
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major
BUSA   1105Introduction to Business3
CISM   2530Advanced Business Applications3
ECON   2106Business Economics3
Foreign Language 2002 - Intermediate II0-6
INTS   2130Introduction to International Studies3
Health and Physical Education Activities
HLTH   1520Healthful Living2
Physical Education Activities2
FYE   1220First-Year Seminar2
Specific Requirements Beyond Area A1-F
ACCT   2101Financial Accounting3
ACCT   2102Managerial Accounting3
Major Requirements
Business Core
Select 18 credit hours from the following:18
International Trade
and International Macroeconomics
Principles of Corporate Finance
and International Finance
Economic Geography
and Introduction to GIS and Cartography
Principles of Transportation
and International Logistics
Principles of Marketing
and International Marketing
International Studies Core
INTS   3130Contemporary World Cultures3
INTS   3230Global Issues3
POLS   4133International Political Economy3
Minor (Must be in a Foreign Language)
Appropriate 3530 Foreign Language course3
Four additional Foreign Language courses at the 3000 and 4000 level12
Internship abroad with an international business using a foreign language on the job. Intensive study of language and culture in a total immersion environment9
Free Elective
Select 3 credit hours of free electives approved by an advisor3
Total Credit Hours126

Ann Price, CLASS Advisement Center
Carroll 2244
(912) 478-1365

Note: Students must earn a minimum grade of “C” in all INTS designated courses and all courses within the major requirements.