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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International Trade, B.S.

Degree Requirements: 124 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.

General Requirements (Core Areas A - E) Credit Hours: 42

Additional Requirements Credit Hours: 4

Major Requirements

Minor (Must be in a Foreign Language)

  • Appropriate 3530 Foreign Language course (3 Credit Hours)
  • Four additional Foreign Language courses at the 3000 and 4000 level (12 Credit Hours)


  • Internship abroad with an international business using a foreign language on the job. Intensive study of language and culture in a total immersion environment (9 Credit Hours)

Electives Credit Hours: 6

  • Select 6 credit hours of advisor approved Electives

Total Credit Hours: 124

Program Progression Requirements

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


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