International Studies Minor

Pre-Minor Requirements:

course number

course name

credits

BU 200

Introduction to Business

3

EC 201

Principles of Macroeconomics

3

POL 111

Comparative Government and Politics

3

RE 103

World Religions

3

HI 152

World Civilizations

3

Minor Requirements:

course number

course name

credits

BU 402

International Business

3

COM 310

Intercultural Communication

3

EC 320

Economic Systems in the Age of Globalization

3

EC 420

International Economics

3

ENV/EC 313

Contemporary Economic Issues 

3

HI/POL 419

Contemporary World Order 

3

HI/POL 438

Globalization and Capitalism

3

HI/POL 439

Global Financial Crises 

3

POL 374

International Law

3

POL 375

International Relations

3

POL/RE 347

Justice, Development and Human Rights

3

Upon completion of the International Studies minor, students will be able to:

  1. Evaluate opportunities and risks for international activities in overseas markets.

  2. Apply knowledge of the cultural and social issues in a business situation to recommend courses of actions that adjust and respond to cross-cultural differences.

  3. Synthesize and integrate important concepts, principles and theories used in management into solutions to moderately complex management problems.